10 Reasons Why I’ll Miss the Lockdown

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You don’t have to agree with me on this one. Maybe the lockdown caused you great sorrow. Maybe it thwarted your plans. Maybe it bored you. Maybe you hated it. But for my part, it had a positive effect. Here are the reasons why I'll miss the lockdown. 1 Making do with what you have--clothes, … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why I’ll Miss the Lockdown

Coronavirus News – 7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Follow COVID-19 Updates

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COVID-19 is a very smart virus. It has infected news channels months ago and has been causing feverish news reporting ever since. But we tend to forget that news is infectious. Don’t get me wrong—I like staying informed, but I don’t like news much. Luckily, you can have the first without the latter. Here’s why … Continue reading Coronavirus News – 7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Follow COVID-19 Updates

The Problem with (Coronavirus) Statistics

Statistics are useful but don’t they often hide more than they reveal? I remember the early days of the coronavirus pandemic. I used to check the stats and the updates on Worldometer to get an idea of the scale of what was happening. Here's a quick glimpse. When the deaths were few, the site used … Continue reading The Problem with (Coronavirus) Statistics