News reports are emerging which explain the double-blind, peer-reviewed, easily replicated science behind various lockdown requirements is assumptions and guesses. Oh, and in Virginia the hard-core science supporting a curfew is the governor’s “common sense.”
- Medical doctor on the White House coronavirus task force says there is no science behind concept of banning outdoor or even indoor dining.
- Research studies which are cited to prove restaurant dining is dangerous are seriously flawed.
- Only support for a midnight to 5 a.m. curfew in Virginia is the governor’s common sense.
- Senior WHO official suggests not using lockdown as primary tool to fight the virus becuase of the severe side effects.
(Might want to get a fresh cup of coffee – takes lots of words to deliver this double dose of ridicule.)
12/9/20 – Red State – Video: CA HHS Secretary Admit Outdoor Dining Ban Is About Control, Not Science – Coverage of the story is a bit thin. My brief research shows major news outlets are not discussing it.
The point? There is no evidence to support the idea of shutting down outdoor dining. None.
12/8/20 – Fox News – White House Coronavirus Task Force members Fauci, Giroir at odds over California lockdowns – In the Monday meeting of the task force, Admiral Brett Giroir, Assistant Secretary for Health and Human Services said it is important to limit indoor crowding but also said, as quoted, that he has not yet seen
“Any data that says you need to shut down outdoor dining or outdoor bars.”
The Admiral is also a medical doctor.
He also said: