Tag: Washington state
In the US, it is the state with most reported deaths due to coronavirus. The state's governor, Jay Inslee, had been struggling to contain the disease. Most especially, in King County, particularly in Seattle and Kirkland, where the deaths are at the highest in the country. New York, the state with the highest reported cases, only comes second to Washington.
The state has already shut down all non-essential establishments, restricted gatherings of 50 or more people. Significant economic impacts are projected to affect its communities and steps are being looked at to address those challenges.
Lots to say these days, but I have a life. It may surprise some–it won’t surprise those who know me best–that my life hasn’t changed much due to these lockdowns. When you are a quasi-prepper who anticipated such things years ago, you’re already well ahead of the curve, ya know? So, my life continues basically as normal, which is to say, I’ve got things to do!
But I just wanted to take a minute to highlight the curious case of Germany.
As I write, Germany has only 20 deaths with 7,600 confirmed cases. Italy has about 28,000 cases and 2,158 … continue reading...