Tag: Misleading statistics and COVID 19

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Most patrons at a bar are in their 20s and 30s. While I don’t want anyone to catch covid 19 virus, isn’t this the best group to be infected because of their risk of death is very very low? More

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This is my first post ;-). My 24-year-old daughter has been sheltering with us since mid-March when she left the northeast. She’s been working from home (south) and she and her boyfriend are steeped in the narrative that we’re all gonna die since the “hick” states are slowly coming out of lock down. More

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(Upon reflection the following is a much edited version of the initial post) I compared two well known and often cited databases for COVID cases and deaths, John Hopkins Oxford affilliated Ourworldindata (1) and Worldometers(2). Ourworldindata after finding WHO data unreliable and therefore useless, has reported that they now use “confirmed deaths” statistics by the […]

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https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/imperial-college-scientist-who-predicted-500k-coronavirus-deaths-in-uk-revises-to-20k-or-less A scientist who warned that COVID 19 would kill 500,000 people in the United Kingdom has revised the estimate to roughly 20,000 people or fewer. More

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