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April 8, 2020
Apr 8, 2020

COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-4-8 Total Cases: 429686 Total Recoveries: 23559 Total Deaths: 19065 COVID-19 U.S. Stats by date

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April 7, 2020
Apr 7, 2020

Forgot to mention, on Sunday, we were warned by the US Surgeon General to prepare and that “this is going to be the hardest and the saddest week of most Americans’ lives” – preparing us for spikes in cases/deaths. COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-4-7 Total Cases: 397992 Total Recoveries: 21763 Total Deaths: 16883 COVID-19 U.S. Stats by date

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April 6, 2020
Apr 6, 2020

COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-4-6 Total Cases: 367215 Total Recoveries: 19581 Total Deaths: 14504 COVID-19 U.S. Stats by date

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April 5, 2020
Apr 5, 2020

COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-4-5 Total Cases: 337573 Total Recoveries: 17448 Total Deaths: 12765 COVID-19 U.S. Stats by date

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April 4, 2020
Apr 4, 2020

Took over some supplies to our parents today. Getting groceries delivered is still a bit of an ordeal these days. I heard some of the supermarkets are stocked a little better, but still light on things like bread, etc. It’s tough to get a delivery window available and the places that will deliver are struggling to keep things in stock. I tried to order from Amazon Prime Now Friday afternoon.

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April 3, 2020
Apr 3, 2020

The CDC is starting to say that wearing cloth masks is a good idea đŸ˜·. I have a feeling they really think we should be wearing real (e.g. N95) masks, but they know that supplies are currently so constrained on them that people won’t be able to get them and it would make the dire situation a lot of our health workers and health systems are already in, worse if the public starting clamoring for them.

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April 2, 2020
Apr 2, 2020

One of the interesting things is time seems to have, at least in some way – and not really a good way, slowed down. I know each week, basically every day feels like Monday. It’s just like the week doesn’t progress. Others have joked, and I agree, it still feels like early/mid March. I think it’s been 23-24 days since I started working from home. Time definitely hasn’t slowed down in the sense that I can patiently move from task to task.

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April 1, 2020
Apr 1, 2020

Been playing with generating my own collations of COVID-19 data. Here’s a first shot at it: COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-4-1 Total Cases: 214205 Total Recoveries: 8474 Total Deaths: 6986 COVID-19 U.S. Stats by date

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March 31, 2020
Mar 31, 2020

Hoping folks can just let “April Fools” go tomorrow for this year. We don’t need that crap at the moment. COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-3-31 Total Cases: 188724 Total Recoveries: 7024 Total Deaths: 5718 COVID-19 U.S. Stats by date

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March 30, 2020
Mar 30, 2020

The Governor of Virginia declared a “Stay at Home” order today for the state. People should only leave the house if it is essential. As he put it, me paraphrasing, there is a difference between needing to do something and wanting to do something. You should only leave your house if you need to. To the people congregating on our beaches and completely ignoring what everyone else is doing—you are being selfish.

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