“Customers do not need to present government vouchers or some British version of food stamps. The participating establishments just knock 50 percent off the bill — up to the limit — and charge the government for the rest.” BBC: Boris Johnson is splitting the check with millions of Britons who dare to dine out. (They’ll throw in a free appetizer if you openly sneeze.)

+ “Three pop concerts are being staged on one day in Germany to enable scientists to investigate the risks of such mass indoor events during the pandemic.”