THURSDAY JANUARY 13 2021
WEDNESDAY JANUARY 12 2021
Schools going virtual, airlines canceling flights, pharmacies and testing centers closing temporarily, shelves emptying in grocery stores because of transportation delays, blood donations dropping to crisis levels for the first time ever and the country’s hospitals are becoming stretched. This is the US in the grip of the Omicron variant.
Rumors: on wechat and weibo citizens posted that their loved ones were dying of hemmoragic fever and, something common this time of year but it appeared to be spreading very fast in ways that it typically doesn’t spread and now all of a sudden these huge lockdowns take place.
Brian Deese stated the White House intends to use the federal government to get involved in supply chains (distribution), pricing (federal price controls), availability (distribution of products under newly claimed emergency federal authority power via the “pandemic”) and providing relief (protecting urban areas)…
TUESDAY JANUARY 11 2022
CANCEL THE OLYMPICS!
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FAUCI ON IVERMECTIN! “Ivermectin has had noncontrolled trials suggesting that it might be effective — mostly anecdotal,” Fauci said. “The NIH active studies are doing a whole bunch of studies with ivermectin, as well as others, to try and settle it once and for all.”
The party is said to have occurred on May 20, 2020. The email invitation was first reported by ITV, which says “around 40 staff gathered in the garden that evening, eating picnic food and drinking. Crucially, they included the Prime Minister and his wife Carrie Johnson.” The Metropolitan Police says it’s talking to the government about the apparent party. On the date in question, people in England were required to remain in their homes and away from others unless they had a “reasonable excuse,” such as exercising. It wasn’t until June 1, 2020, that Johnson’s government eased the rules enough to allow some outdoor gatherings — and those were limited to six people.
Sixteen top US universities, including the University of Pennsylvania, are being sued by five former students claiming those schools may be involved in antitrust violations in the way those institutions worked together in determining financial aid awards for students, according to the lawsuit filed in a US District Court in Illinois .. The complaint, which was filed Sunday, alleges that these private national universities have “participated in a price-fixing cartel that is designed to reduce or eliminate financial aid as a locus of competition, and that in fact has artificially inflated the net price of attendance for students receiving financial aid.”
SUNDAY JANUARY 9 2022
SUNDAY NIGHT SHOCKER: TMZ REPORTS BOB SAGET DEAD AT 65!
‘NO FOUL PLAY’
MEDIA OUTLETS RUSH TO CONFIRM
Lovitz slams TMZ
HORRIFIC BRONX FIRE .. 19 DEAD.. At least 19 people are dead, including nine children, in a catastrophic fire that broke out at high-rise apartment building in the Bronx Sunday, officials said. Officials say the five-alarm fire started in a duplex apartment on the third floor of a 19-story high-rise building at 333 East 181st Street in the Tremont section of the Bronx just before 11 a.m. Sunday… Developing..
FED UP LEARN TO LIVE WITH VIRUS…
FL cases, hospitalizations surging, but has 2nd-lowest death rate. What’s going on?
MODEL: Wave peak mid-Jan…
Hospitals struggle to match WALMART pay as staff flees omicron…
The current explosion of omicron-fueled coronavirus infections in the U.S. is causing a breakdown in basic functions and services — the latest illustration of how COVID-19 keeps upending life more than two years into the pandemic.
During the lockdowns of 2020: Scientists believe that tiny particles in the atmosphere called aerosols contribute to lightning, and human activities such as burning fossil fuels release aerosols. A study published last year showed that since humans released fewer aerosols during lockdowns, the concentration of aerosols in the atmosphere decreased. Last month, researchers at the American Geophysical Union meeting in New Orleans presented findings showing that this drop in atmospheric aerosols coincided with a drop in lightning.
James Jude Courtney will begin shooting his scenes for Halloween Ends in Savannah, Georgia on February 10th, a month later than originally planned..
Disclosure or deception? New UFO Pentagon office divides believers.. MORE.. Some hail the legislation creating the new office, tucked into section 1683 of the massive National Defense Authorization Act, for bringing new resources, rigor and officialdom to the investigation of a phenomenon — and a potential national security threat — that has long been stigmatized in a way that makes it difficult to study.
FRIDAY JANUARY 7 2022
The Supreme Court is taking up two major Biden administration efforts to bump up the nation’s vaccination rate against COVID-19 at a time of spiking coronavirus cases because of the omicron variant. The justices on the conservative-oriented court are hearing arguments Friday about whether to allow the administration to enforce a vaccine-or-testing requirement that applies to large employers and a separate vaccine mandate for most health care workers. The arguments were expected to last at least two hours.
THURSDAY JANUARY 6 2022
COVID CASES USA
704,369 JAN 5 2022
235,016 JAN 5 2021
2,113 JAN 5 2022
3,689 JAN 5 2021
The number of Americans hospitalized with covid-19 reached more than 126,000 this week — the highest level in a year. But this wave of the pandemic looks different from what came before, with dueling variants on the move. This time, a majority of patients counted as covid cases in some hospitals were initially admitted for other reasons, their covid infections discovered incidentally. And hospital staffs are stretched more than ever, with nearly 1 in 4 medical centers reporting this week they have a “critical” staffing shortage, the highest proportion of the pandemic.
Was Jimmy Carter the best president ever?? MORE.. Jimmy Carter’s house in Plains, Georgia, is a simple, two-bedroom ranch that he and his wife Rosalynn have lived in since leaving the White House 40 years ago — and it’s valued at just $167,000.
WEDNESDAY JANUARY 5 2022
Israel opened to tourists for the first time in nearly two years. After just a month, it slammed shut. Now the omicron variant has set a widely expected record for new infections in the country, which will once again crack open on Sunday — but only to travelers from certain nations.
TUESDAY JANUARY 4 2022
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SATURDAY JANUARY 1 2022
OUT OF CONTROL RUSSIAN ROCKET THREATENS: Asia, and even Australia on Friday; among possible impact sites in the U.S. include San Francisco, Denver, Dallas, Miami, Las Vegas, and New York City; it could even strike near the islands of Hawaii. Scientists tracking the rocket say the rocket is expected to impact Earth around 11:20 am ET on Monday, January 10.. MORE..
Andy Cohen, appearing on CNN Friday night for his annual New Year’s Eve festivities, spoke for many New Yorkers in a rant against outgoing Mayor Bill de Blasio. Cohen, who appeared to be losing his voice toward the end of the evening and took shots on air with Cooper, ranted that de Blasio’s second term was the city’s ‘crappiest’ ever. ‘Watching Mayor de Blasio do his victory lap dance after four years of the crappiest term as the mayor of New York… the only thing Republicans and Democrats can agree on is what a horrible mayor he has been so… sayonara sucker!’
DON’T LOOK UP! Massive asteroid larger than thought nearing Earth.. According to the space agency’s Asteroid Watch Dashboard, the celestial body, named 2013 YD48, is approximately 104 metres wide, which makes it bigger than the iconic British tourist attraction. The asteroid will fly passed Earth on 11 January.