I have quietly accepted that my interior life (and yours) may be rather accurately guessed at by an algorithm
I am steeped in dread. I foresee months, if not years, of inane gesturing towards ‘safety’ that makes no appreciable difference to the nation’s health
If you think we are right to abandon or dilute lockdown now, then you should not have been in favor of it in the first place
Cécile McLorin Salvant’s shock of the new
$1,200 isn’t going to stretch very far for workers who have lost their jobs, or even for those still employed
The New York governor is a bungler, yet he’s hailed as a hero
‘That’s the viral test. I’m talking about the antibody test’
The Democrats need a VP nominee who represents the future. They don’t seem to have one
The dissident author Ma Jian on China after the virus
I feared I might feel trapped when the lockdown began but in fact it has been quite liberating
It isn’t healthy to be told that you’re chewing gum on the sole of another country’s shoes
You can’t say that, you can’t read that, you can’t think that — a mantra which closes down discussion
They’ll be waiting for you on the dark side of the Moonface
Americans want to do whatever they feel like doing: what else are natural rights for?
The virus has driven everyone mad
Can Donald Trump survive in an America where you can’t order a hamburger?
Why, if the FBI had concluded that Flynn was not guilty of collusion with the Russian, were two agents sent to lure him into a perjury trap?
The marital relations adviser provides a packet of dildos arranged, like spanners, in ascending size order
There is no scientific truth to COVID-19, as yet — and perhaps never will be
Estimates of mortality range between a third and two-thirds of all the inhabitants
Only the infectious would have to be kept at home
I have some good advice about some things you might want to drink after you have gathered with one or two appropriate friends
...he is an idiot
Life in the age of COVID-19 is connected but unconnected