Maybe we just need to offer a prize to the person who finds the origin of the virus. It seems to be working for vaccines. In Ohio, “more than 2.7 million adults signed up for the $1 million prize and more than 104,000 children ages 12 to 17 entered the drawing for the college scholarship, which includes tuition, room and board, and books.” ‘A whirlwind’: 1st Ohio vaccine lottery winners speak out. (We got effective vaccines for a killer virus in record time. All of humanity won the lottery.)

+ “Herd immunity is not a moment in time. President Biden is never going to say: ‘Today, at 9:04 A.M., on the deck of the U.S.S. Moderna, the virus known as SARS-CoV-2 signed our general terms of surrender.’ Instead, this virus is slowly becoming endemic: something we live with.” Donald G. McNeil Jr: The End IS Near. No, Seriously.