Atlas Bugged

“More than any event in memory, the pandemic has been a global event. On every continent, households have felt its devastation — joblessness and lockdowns, infirmity and death. And an abiding, relentless fear.” AP: A pandemic atlas: How COVID-19 took over the world in 2020.

+ Covid traveled the globe without playing favorites. The vaccine rollout may not be so egalitarian. One-quarter of the world may not get a Covid-19 vaccine until 2022.

+ While we’re waiting for the vaccine, we’re stressed. Anxiety and depression are following a remarkably similar curve to Covid-19 cases. It will be remarkably interesting to see what the world looks like when we exit the pandemic. We could be in for a new dose of the roaring 20s.

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