The Virus – A Personal View Update

I have been quiet for the last few days, mostly observing, reading, or playing Black Desert Online and self isolating in my own home.  For me life hasn't changed much under COVID-19 restrictions.  In the last few months I have only left home once a week to do essential shopping and I still do that... Continue Reading →

Umm… What Happens April 1st?

Well, here's something unexpected. The US government allowing Russia to provide an air shipment of medical equipment to help combat The Virus. Nice to see the cooperation - I believe it is true, it's a TASS story - unless this is somebody's idea of an April Fool's joke, which I understand is a day Russia... Continue Reading →

The Virus, March 29, 2020

The death rate from The Virus has risen yet again today to 18%.  Some 57,000 new cases were added in the past 24 hours, 3,500 to the serious/critical list which still remains at 5% of all active cases. I'm not going to add any more daily images of the totals, it's pointless, and you can... Continue Reading →

Who Is Standing Up In This Time Of Crisis?

"Russia Sends COVID-19 Response Group To Rescue Italy As Chaos Spreads Across Europe" - Southbank Notice that it is Russia, and also China as reported elsewhere, not the USA, nor any nation of the West, that is reaching out to the beleaguered Western nations in this time of virus inflicted crisis. Western nations are not... Continue Reading →

How Will We Remember Spring 2020?

Let me first say that for me it is Autumn, not Spring, but that is beside the point. Every day now, The Virus (let's start calling it that shall we?) numbers become worse and worse.  The figures, for what they are worth (but you can bet your boots they are proportionate to reality) are chillier... Continue Reading →

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