Politics, the political system, or perhaps more pointedly, politicians themselves have long-garnered the reputation as untrustworthy in the eyes of the general public. Having distrust in your political leaders is one thing, but accusations of negligence and incompetence of leadership during a pandemic crisis is quite another. Yet, with the alarming rate of infection ever-rising and death tolls climbing, fingers are being pointed at those in charge. Deep in the bowels below deck, the Captain’s leadership is being questioned.
Adrift on the Covid Sea
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Under the dark shadow of the pandemic, days of sunshine and lollipops are nowhere to be found. Dark and dreary our forecast, daily smiles dipping to an all-time low. Not that anyone would notice, our pearly-whites well-hidden behind protecting masks. Social restrictions, lockdowns and increasing isolation giving rise to bouts of depression in an already mentally exhausted population. Even the very strong, now feeling the effects of the “Waiting-It-out” Pandemic Blues. Continue reading “The Waiting-It-Out Pandemic Blues”
As the Earth nears completing full orbit around the sun, we can soon bid farewell, to the year 2020. And a heartfelt good riddance to it too! 2020 has been a very dark and stressful year. A year of great suffering. An endless black tunnel of despair and tragedy. Yet now, in its final days, a white light shines dimly in the distance. A light of Hope! Hope for better days to come. Hope that the madness is finally coming to and end. Continue reading “A New Year! And Light At The End Of The Tunnel”
In light of the pandemic, we were asked to shrink our traditional thanksgiving to in-house family only and this I did without complaint. After all, common logic dictates that we all must do our part in helping to reduce the spread of this virus. Yet the way things are going, it wouldn’t surprise me if Christmas Too will soon be on the restricted hit list. The question is, with a vaccine just around the corner, how many of us are willing to now also restrict our Christmas as well? Will you be celebrating a Covid-Christmas this year? Continue reading “Covid-Christmas: A Gift of Political Pandemic Control”
Yes hindsight is 20/20 and its easy to play the blame game after the fact. But this is different. Our borders have been overrun by a yet controlled pandemic unprecedented in modern times. One that will, by the time you read this, have infected over 32.5 million people worldwide. And killed more than a Million! Now, with a second wave about to hit, these numbers will rise exponentially. So what has your country done to protect you? Continue reading “Has Your Country Mishandled The Covid Crisis?”