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Race and COVID-Vaccinations by State – Rodrick D. Colbert

Race and COVID-Vaccinations by State – Rodrick D. Colbert | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
In the South, the stats are very shocking and sobering. https://www.kff.org/coronavirus-covid-19/issue-brief/latest-data-on-covid-19-vaccinations-race-ethnicity/
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Quarantine during the American Revolution – Rodrick D. Colbert

Quarantine during the American Revolution – Rodrick D. Colbert | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Evidently, history provide a powerful lesson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UOZSqozaRXw
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Sad Passing of Local Music Teacher from COVID. | Rodrick D. Colbert

Sad Passing of Local Music Teacher from COVID. | Rodrick D. Colbert | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Rosemary Collins passed very suddenly from COVID - 19 Sad Passing of Local Music Teacher from COVID.
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Melania Trump cancels plans to attend Tuesday rally citing Covid recovery - CNNPolitics

Melania Trump cancels plans to attend Tuesday rally citing Covid recovery - CNNPolitics | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Melania Trump is canceling her first campaign appearance in months because she is not feeling well as she continues to recover from Covid-19.
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Did she not get the same miracle cure cocktail as her husband? 

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Newsbreak: City of Lakeland no longer requiring masks –

Newsbreak: City of Lakeland no longer requiring masks – | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Lakeland has become the second local government in Tampa Bay to let its mask mandate expire. City commissioners said Monday they see no point in continuing to require masks when the governor’s orde…
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Well, that is imperial Polk County. 

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Trump has COVID: Biden tests negative for COVID-19 after sharing debate stage with president | WATCH LIVE

Trump has COVID: Biden tests negative for COVID-19 after sharing debate stage with president | WATCH LIVE | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
President Donald Trump has tested positive for the coronavirus, just days after sharing the debate stage with Democratic rival former Vice President Joe Biden.
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thank goodness!

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United Airlines bets on Florida, adding dozens of flights a day starting November - Reuters

United Airlines bets on Florida, adding dozens of flights a day starting November - Reuters | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
United Airlines is adding up to 28 daily nonstop U.S. flights to Florida starting Nov. 6 as the Chicago-based airline bets on a rebound in leisure travelers heading to sunny skies.
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Come to Florida in November! 

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Texas millennial dies after attending COVID-19 party

Texas millennial dies after attending COVID-19 party | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
“I thought it was a hoax,” the patient, who was in their 30s, told their nurse moments before passing away.
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unbelievable. 

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Asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic coronavirus spread: What's the difference, and why does it matter?

Asymptomatic and pre-symptomatic coronavirus spread: What's the difference, and why does it matter? | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
While the public might use the word "asymptomatic" to describe any infected person who doesn't have symptoms, the bigger concern may be infection from "pre-symptomatic" carriers.
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I consider this the beginning of the end of the 2020 pandemic. 

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What did eight weeks and $3 trillion buy the U.S. in the fight against coronavirus? - Reuters

What did eight weeks and $3 trillion buy the U.S. in the fight against coronavirus? - Reuters | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Unemployment checks are flowing, $490 billion has been shipped to small businesses, and the U.S. Federal Reserve has put about $2.5 trillion and counting behind domestic and global markets.
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a worthy reflection. 

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PolitiFact: Fact-checking ‘Plandemic,’ a documentary full of false conspiracy theories on the coronavirus

PolitiFact: Fact-checking ‘Plandemic,’ a documentary full of false conspiracy theories on the coronavirus | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Before YouTube and Facebook removed it, a 26-minute video called “Plandemic: The Hidden Agenda Behind Covid-19” was viewed tens of millions of times on social media.
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who doesn't love a good conspiracy theory or two? 

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Ousted vaccine director files whistleblower complaint alleging coronavirus warnings were ignored - CNNPolitics

Ousted vaccine director files whistleblower complaint alleging coronavirus warnings were ignored - CNNPolitics | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Dr. Rick Bright, the ousted director of the office involved in developing a coronavirus vaccine, formally filed an extensive whistleblower complaint Tuesday alleging his early warnings about the coronavirus were ignored and that his caution at a treatment favored by President Donald Trump led to his removal.
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there is sure  a lot of whistleblowing going  on in Trump's corrupt administration. . 

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Florida medical examiners were releasing coronavirus death data. The state made them stop.

Florida medical examiners were releasing coronavirus death data. The state made them stop. | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
When the medical examiners’ list was available, it showed more deaths than the state’s count.
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Shocking! 

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In-Laws of TV Talk Show host pass away from Covid-19 – Rodrick D. Colbert

In-Laws of TV Talk Show host pass away from Covid-19 – Rodrick D. Colbert | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
SAD! In-Laws of TV Talk Show host pass away from Covid-19 https://youtu.be/y3nG0F0GoyY
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SAD!

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Trump signs Relief Bill | Rodrick D. Colbert

Trump signs Relief Bill | Rodrick D. Colbert | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Trump signs coronavirus relief and government funding bill into law after lengthy delay TRUMP SIGNS RELIEF BILL
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$600??

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Fleeing New Yorkers resulted in an estimated $34 billion in lost income -study | Reuters

Fleeing New Yorkers resulted in an estimated $34 billion in lost income -study | Reuters | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Millions of people have moved out of New York City during the pandemic, but at the same time, millions of others with lower incomes have taken their place, according to a study released on Tuesday.
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very interesting. 

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Trump's son Barron tested positive for COVID-19, says Melania Trump

Trump's son Barron tested positive for COVID-19, says Melania Trump | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Trump's son Barron tested positive for COVID-19, says Melania Trump
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How is Trump going to keep the nation safe if he can't keep his own family safe from COVID? 

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RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel tested positive for coronavirus

RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel tested positive for coronavirus | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Ronna McDaniel, the Republican National Committee chair, tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, The New York Times reported and an aide to McDaniel confirmed to CNN. She last met with President Trump last Friday, and has been in Michigan, where she lives, since then.

BREAKING - Ronna McDaniel, the RNC chairwoman, tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, multiple sources say. She has mild symptoms. She was last with POTUS last Friday and has been in Michigan since then.
— Maggie Haberman (@maggieNYT) October 2, 2020

McDaniel has become the latest person close to Trump to test positive for the virus, after Trump and first lady Melania Trump tested positive early Friday morning. They were on Air Force One with White House adviser Hope Hicks, who seemed to be the first among the Trump team to test positive for the virus. Kathryn Krawczyk
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Another one down....

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Trump positive for Covid-19: President tweets he and Melania Trump have coronavirus - CNNPolitics

Trump positive for Covid-19: President tweets he and Melania Trump have coronavirus - CNNPolitics | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
President Donald Trump announced early Friday that he and his wife both tested positive for the coronavirus, an extraordinary development coming months into a global pandemic and in the final stretch of his reelection campaign in which he has flouted experts' guidance on preventing the disease's spread.
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THE FIRE NEXT TIME! 

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Tampa Cracking Down On Non-Compliant Restaurants

Tampa Cracking Down On Non-Compliant Restaurants | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Tampa is cracking down on restaurants that do not follow laws designed to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Wednesday, it put over 80 businesse
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Is your favorite restaurant on the list???

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Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's President, tests positive for coronavirus

Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's President, tests positive for coronavirus | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has tested positive for Covid-19, following months of downplaying the virus.
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THE FIRE NEXT TIME!

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Reopening California: State to let schools, professional sports, gyms, bars to reopen next week

Reopening California: State to let schools, professional sports, gyms, bars to reopen next week | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
California will allow schools, day camps, bars, gyms and professional sports with modifications to begin reopening starting next Friday.
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CA is opening up....

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California cancels fall university classes as Fauci warns of reopening too soon - Reuters

California cancels fall university classes as Fauci warns of reopening too soon - Reuters | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
California's state university system, the largest in the United States, canceled classes on Tuesday for the fall semester because of the coronavirus, while Los Angeles County said its stay-at-home order was likely to be extended by three months.
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WOW! Cali is not playing around...

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Professor researching Covid-19 was killed in an apparent murder-suicide, officials say

Professor researching Covid-19 was killed in an apparent murder-suicide, officials say | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it
A University of Pittsburgh professor on the verge of making "very significant findings" researching Covid-19, according to the university, was shot and killed in an apparent murder-suicide over the weekend, police said.
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Let the conspiracies begin! 

Stephen Burton's curator insight, May 11, 2020 1:26 PM
This story made national news a few days ago. This story is about a young professor at the University of Pittsburgh who was on the verge of making very significant finding for corona virus. He was found shot and killed in his apartment over the weekend. AS of now the police believe that the man that shot him also had committed suicide in his car. The motive for his death is unknown but it still very tragic. 
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Trump says up to 100,000 Americans may die from coronavirus - Reuters

Trump says up to 100,000 Americans may die from coronavirus - Reuters | Rodrick's Blog | Scoop.it

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he now believes as many as 100,000 Americans could die in the coronavirus pandemic, after the death toll passed his earlier estimates, but said he was confident a vaccine would be developed by the year's end.

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Unbelievable...

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