• Spain Declares National Lockdown, Apple Closes All Stores Outside Greater China, US Death Toll Nears 50: Virus Updates

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 11:00am EDT (Archive)

    Spain Declares National Lockdown, Apple Closes All Stores Outside Greater China, US Death Toll Nears 50: Virus Updates While EU bureaucrats in Brussels slammed President Trump over the European travel ban, claiming that he left them in the dark with his “unilateral” action, Spain – one of Europe’s largest countries, and the fourth-largest economy in […]

  • First Masks, Then Purell, Now Americans Panic Hoard Immunity-Boosting Products Amid Pandemic¬†

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 11:00am EDT (Archive)

    First Masks, Then Purell, Now Americans Panic Hoard Immunity-Boosting Products Amid Pandemic  The order has been relatively straight forward: Americans started panic hoarding 3M N-95 masks as early as mid-January, then loaded up on food and medical supplies in the last several weeks, including water, non-perishables, bleach, and Purell. Now it appears the next run has started, that is, immunity-boosting supplements […]

  • Greening Our Way To Infection

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 10:30am EDT (Archive)

    Greening Our Way To Infection Authored by John Tierney via City-Journal.org, The ban on single-use plastic grocery bags is unsanitary – and it comes at the worst imaginable time… The COVID-19 outbreak is giving new meaning to those “sustainable” shopping bags that politicians and environmentalists have been so eager to impose on the public. These […]

  • UK’s Coronavirus Strategy: Just Let It Happen And Hope For Herd Immunity

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 9:55am EDT (Archive)

    UK’s Coronavirus Strategy: Just Let It Happen And Hope For Herd Immunity The British government’s strategy to deal with the coronavirus outbreak is for 60% of the UK to become infected in order to develop “herd immunity” against the disease, according to The Independent. In other words, when the thus-far unstoppable virus ravages England, it […]

  • How Far Do Governments Need To Go In Restricting Citizens’ Movements To Combat Covid-19?

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 9:20am EDT (Archive)

    How Far Do Governments Need To Go In Restricting Citizens’ Movements To Combat Covid-19? Via DataTrekResearch blog, How far do governments have to go in restricting the movements of its citizens to combat COVID-19?  This is an important question, because right now the most complete data set on how quickly it can be contained (or […]

  • Relief For “Hard” Times: PornHub Offers Free Premium Access To Italians Under Lockdown

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 8:45am EDT (Archive)

    Relief For “Hard” Times: PornHub Offers Free Premium Access To Italians Under Lockdown At the time of a global humanitarian crisis that presents an existential threat to the human race, every person and corporate needs to step up and do their part to help address the problem head on. And who better to lead by […]

  • ‘Defender Europe 2020’ Cannot Be Cancelled Due To Covid-19

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 8:10am EDT (Archive)

    ‘Defender Europe 2020’ Cannot Be Cancelled Due To Covid-19 Authored by ‘Timoschuk’ via TheDuran.com, Covid-19 – more then 100,000 infected around the world, six countries where tourists are prohibited from traveling and 17, which are recommended to be avoided. “Defender Europe 2020” – 40,000 participants from 17 NATO countries (and Georgia). One would like to […]

  • “A Tsunami Has Arrived” – Spanish Tourism Collapses

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 7:35am EDT (Archive)

    “A Tsunami Has Arrived” – Spanish Tourism Collapses Anyone with the slightest bit of common sense has ditched their dream trip to Europe as Covid-19 steamrolls across the continent, with Italy, France, Spain, and Germany, so far experiencing the brunt of the virus outbreak.  As a result of mass quarantines and businesses’ shuttering their doors, Europe’s […]

  • Covid-19: European Leaders Finally Acknowledge Scale Of Crisis

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 7:00am EDT (Archive)

    Covid-19: European Leaders Finally Acknowledge Scale Of Crisis Authored by Soeren Kern via The Gatestone Institute, The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has now reached more than 45 countries in Europe, where (as of March 12) more than 30,000 people have tested positive for the disease, according to a Gatestone Institute tally based on calculations from […]

  • “Covid-19 Is An Exponential Threat” – Why Global Politicians & Business Leaders Must Act Now

    ZeroHedge - Mar 14th 2020 12:05am EDT (Archive)

    “Covid-19 Is An Exponential Threat” – Why Global Politicians & Business Leaders Must Act Now Authored by Tomas Pueyo via Medium.com, With everything that’s happening about the Coronavirus, it might be very hard to make a decision of what to do today. Should you wait for more information? Do something today? What? Here’s what I’m […]