Episode 721

415: COVID-19 - How Do We Move Forward?


April 8th, 2020

2 hrs 15 mins 23 secs

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About this Episode

Chris Spangle, Harry Price, Rhinehold, and Levie Rainey discuss the path forward. We open with some examples from history that bring us hope and wonderful moments of community sprouting up across the country. We then discuss the future months as we begin to go back to work in the middle of a "new normal."

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WAL Coverage - https://wearelibertarians.com/tag/covid-19/

Spangle: Tammany Hall Guts Public Health Before the 1918 Pandemic - https://wearelibertarians.com/spangle-tammany-hall-guts-public-health-before-the-1918-pandemic/

Spangle: Prosperity Is Still In Our Future. - https://wearelibertarians.com/spangle-prosperity-is-still-in-our-future/

398: COVID-19 - Let's Look At this as an Opportunity, Reasons to Be Hopeful - https://wal.fireside.fm/702

399: COVID-19- What is coronavirus? With Mary Kay Foster, manager of the Special Pathogens Unit at IU Health - https://wal.fireside.fm/703

403: COVID-19 - The Terrible Choice Facing Us - https://wal.fireside.fm/707

404: COVID-19 - Individualism Will Protect People's Health - https://wal.fireside.fm/708

(More links) - 412: “Lives” vs. “The Economy” is a False Choice - https://wearelibertarians.com/412-lives-vs-the-economy-is-a-false-choice/

MUST LISTEN - #102 - Michael Osterholm, Ph.D.: COVID-19—Lessons learned, challenges ahead, and reasons for optimism and concern - https://open.spotify.com/episode/5BTgWbNFx3X3oX0kQoYam5

MUST LISTEN - Common Sense 319 – A Recipe for Caesar - https://www.dancarlin.com/product/common-sense-319-a-recipe-for-caesar/

COVID Model - http://www.healthdata.org/covid/updates

Influential Coronavirus Tracking Model Shows Steep Decline In Death, Bed Shortage Projections - https://www.dailywire.com/news/influential-coronavirus-tracking-model-shows-steep-decline-in-death-bed-shortage-projections

NYC Data: Vast Majority Who Have Died From Coronavirus Had Serious Underlying Conditions - https://www.dailywire.com/news/nyc-data-vast-majority-who-have-died-from-coronavirus-had-serious-underlying-conditions

Stanford Professors’ Coronavirus Study Could Be Game Changer - https://www.dailywire.com/news/neeleman-stanford-professors-coronavirus-study-could-be-game-changer

Kushner’s team seeks national coronavirus surveillance system - https://www.politico.com/news/2020/04/07/kushner-coronavirus-surveillance-174165

CDC director downplays coronavirus models, says death toll will be 'much lower' than projected - https://abcnews.go.com/Health/cdc-director-downplays-coronavirus-models-death-toll-lower/story?id=70011918

Fight Coronavirus, Unwind the Quarantine with Anonymous Smartphone Data - https://www.nationalreview.com/2020/04/fight-coronavirus-unwind-the-quarantine-with-anonymous-smartphone-data/

Coronavirus Crisis: Santa Clara County's Dr. Cody predicts 'very, very long' time until life returns to normal - https://abc7news.com/coronavirus-dr-cody-santa-clara-county-bay-area-flatten-curve-testing/6081905/

28 University of Texas spring breakers who flouted public health advice test positive for coronavirus - https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2020/04/01/coronavirus-spring-breakers-sick/

As Furloughs Grow, Kennedy Center Defends Use of $25 Million in Aid - https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/31/arts/kennedy-center-defends-25-million.html

Trump Wants $2 Trillion, Pelosi Wants $1 Trillion, for Next Coronavirus Spending Bill - https://reason.com/2020/04/07/trump-wants-2-trillion-pelosi-wants-1-trillion-for-next-coronavirus-spending-bill/

Confusion among U.S. airlines as airplanes fly virtually empty to get bailout funds - https://theaircurrent.com/airlines/confusion-among-u-s-airlines-as-airplanes-fly-empty-to-get-bailout-funds/

A Ventilator Stockpile, With One Hitch: Thousands Do Not Work - https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/01/us/politics/coronavirus-ventilators.html

America Has a History of Pandemic Denial - https://nationalinterest.org/feature/america-has-history-pandemic-denial-139497

A choir decided to go ahead with rehearsal. Now dozens of members have COVID-19 and two are dead - https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2020-03-29/coronavirus-choir-outbreak

‘We Didn’t Know That Until the Last 24 Hours’: Georgia Gov. Says He Just Found Out People without Symptoms Can Spread Coronavirus - https://www.nationalreview.com/news/we-didnt-know-that-until-the-last-24-hours-georgia-gov-says-he-just-found-out-people-without-symptoms-can-spread-coronavirus/

This Brooklyn Landlord Just Canceled Rent for Hundreds of Tenants - https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/03/nyregion/coronavirus-nyc-landlord-mario-salerno.html

Love in coronavirus times: Couple meets for dates on closed Danish-German border - https://www.dw.com/en/love-in-coronavirus-times-couple-meets-for-dates-on-closed-danish-german-border/a-52951701

How did covid-19 begin? Its initial origin story is shaky. - https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/global-opinions/how-did-covid-19-begin-its-initial-origin-story-is-shaky/2020/04/02/1475d488-7521-11ea-87da-77a8136c1a6d_story.html

Trump Stops Masks from Going to Canada - https://marginalrevolution.com/marginalrevolution/2020/04/trump-stops-masks-from-going-to-canada.html

Spare a Moment for Sorrow - https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/03/the-grieving-world/609013/

Woman, 90, with coronavirus dies after telling doctors to save ventilator for younger patients - https://www.fox46charlotte.com/news/woman-90-with-coronavirus-dies-after-telling-doctors-to-save-ventilator-for-younger-patients

1918 influenza pandemic survivor interview: Mrs. Annie Laurie Williams, interviewed 2007 - https://youtu.be/CWrwv6-OonU

Full Michael Lewis: 'We're Now In The Land Of Second-Best Solutions' - https://youtu.be/0oZde3S3nfA

Eric Weinstein Says Mask Misinformation is "Deadly Nonsense" | Joe Rogan - https://youtu.be/uVXLaHu1T84

Doctor: Here are the Areas That Will Be Hardest Hit by Coronavirus - https://youtu.be/YaY5P6CTjfA

Tucker: How long will the lockdowns last? - https://youtu.be/ZCyqcoC747o

Fundraiser for Joshua Dial from Tiger King - https://www.gofundme.com/f/counseling-for-joshua-dial

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