President Donald Trump admitted he knew weeks before the first confirmed US coronavirus death that the virus was dangerous, airborne, highly contagious and “more deadly than even your strenuous flus,” and that he repeatedly played it down publicly, according to legendary journalist Bob Woodward in his new book “Rage.” Bob Woodward book ‘Rage:’ Trump admitsContinue reading “Bob Woodward book ‘Rage:’ Trump admits to concealing true threat of coronavirus”
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced that restaurants can open for indoor service at 25 percent capacity, starting on Sept. 30. NYC to Allow Indoor Dining in Restaurants at 25 Percent Capacity – The New York Times Pre-pandemic photo of Queens, NY restaurant last year, photo taken by this writer.
The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday moved to assume responsibility for defending President Trump in a defamation lawsuit brought by a woman who says Trump raped her in the 1990s. DOJ Moves To Take Over Trump Defense In Defamation Suit : NPR
The concert world as a whole is in crisis, but perhaps no genre is as vulnerable as jazz, which depends on a fragile ecosystem of performance venues. Jazz Lives in Clubs. The Pandemic Is Threatening Its Future. – The New York Times Small jazz venues in New York City might not survive the pandemic. PhotoContinue reading “Jazz Lives in Clubs. The Pandemic Is Threatening Its Future.”
dire warnings about climate change’s impact on financial markets. Federal Report Warns of Financial Havoc From Climate Change – The New York Times
our impeached-but-not-convicted president is undeserving of reelection but also the worst president in US history. Trump may reach a new milestone by Election Day Missed promises: “rebuilding our infrastructure, reducing the federal debt, ending trade deficits and creating vast numbers of jobs. In many cases, the good things that have happened during the Trump yearsContinue reading “Trump may reach a new milestone by Election Day”
“The show ultimately was about what it looked like when somebody went about a life looking for slobbering attention,” he said. “And it turns out the way they did it was kind of interesting.” ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ Is Set to End in 2021 – The New York Times I agree about the “slobberingContinue reading “‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ Is Set to End in 2021”