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March 29, 2020
Mar 29, 2020

Still improving but not sleeping well at all. Fever has stayed gone, so I think it’s safe to say it wasn’t COVID-19 at this point. Not sure what was going on. Hoping I can sleep tonight though. Reports all over Virginia and the Richmond general area of people seeing full parking lots still, etc. Folks aren’t taking this seriously. I am worried about what this will mean for us all long term.

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USNS Comfort departs Norfolk, VA
Mar 28, 2020

On the way to support New York. Source

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March 28, 2020
Mar 28, 2020

Yesterday I woke up in the early morning (~4am) and was feeling cold and had uncontrollable shakes. Took my temperature and it was normal. Decided to move to the guest bedroom to be safe and limit exposure for my wife. I started to feel nauseous and ended up throwing up within the hour. I got a little sleep in and woke up with around a 101.6 degree temperature. My fever broke later in the day after some rest and Tylenol and, I mostly feel better so hoping I’m alright, but I’d be lying if I said that wasn’t a little scary.

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March 27, 2020
Mar 27, 2020

COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-3-27 Total Cases: 101962 Total Recoveries: 869 Total Deaths: 2269 COVID-19 U.S. Stats by date

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March 26, 2020
Mar 26, 2020

Senate approved a 2 trillion dollar relief package, 96-0 Honestly … I don’t have much more to add. We haven’t left the house since last Friday. I went out and mowed the lawn today, mostly to get rid of leaf debris, etc. Other than that – work during the day, watch TV at night, go to sleep, repeat. COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-3-26 Total Cases: 83836 Total Recoveries: 681 Total Deaths: 1726 COVID-19 U.

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Hugo and Lunr Update
Mar 25, 2020

I updated Hugo recently and had to make some updates to keep things working. I haven’t been following extremely closely on Hugo development, so this may not all be the absolute best way to do things, but it did work for me.

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March 25, 2020
Mar 25, 2020

COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-3-25 Total Cases: 65844 Total Recoveries: 361 Total Deaths: 1320 COVID-19 U.S. Stats by date

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March 24, 2020
Mar 24, 2020

Context: The President stated that he hopes we can lift quarantine measures around Easter. Who suggested Easter? - Reporter I just thought it was a beautiful time … a beautiful timeline - President of the United States sigh - Me . COVID-19 U.S. Stats for 2020-3-24 Total Cases: 53925 Total Recoveries: 348 Total Deaths: 1011 COVID-19 U.

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March 23, 2020
Mar 24, 2020

Today, the Governor of Virginia ordered: Cancelled school for the rest of the academic school year Restaurants are limited to curbside/takeout and delivery only Essentially all congregation areas / brick and mortar retail are closed – gyms, theaters, fitness centers, salons/barbers, bowling, you name it Essential places of business can remain open – medical supplies, grocery stores, etc. … somewhat interestingly, beer/wine/liquor stores are part of this “essential” list. I’m ok with that … even though I’m not really a frequent drinker.

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March 22, 2020
Mar 23, 2020

Virginia has 3 deaths now. My county, Goochland, has its second confirmed case. Testing still isn’t happening on a widespread basis. Stayed home all day today. I did get outside to remove the snow plow from my lawn tractor and reinstalled the mower deck. Felt good to be outside and doing something. Stumbled across this video with a general from the Corps of Engineers – if this can actually happen and move forward, then I would say this is one of the first good signs of there being some kind of plan.

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