Apr 082020
Debt Rattle April 8 2020

Elliott Erwitt California, USA 1956   • To End the Pandemic, Give Universal Testing the Green Light (Patel/Patel) • UK To Have More Corona Deaths Than Italy, Spain, France, Germany Combined (G.) • Boris Johnson’s Scientists Were Slow To Sound The Alarm (R.) • Low Antibody Levels Raise Questions About Coronavirus Reinfection Risk (SCMP) • Staggering Surge Of NYers Dying In Their Homes (Gothamist) • Cuomo, De Blasio Urged To Act On ‘Uneven’ Covid-19 Death Toll (TheCity) • South Korea

Apr 072020
Debt Rattle April 7 2020

Edward Hopper Office in a Small City 1953   • PM’s Move To ICU Shows He’s Likely To Have Severe COVID19 (G.) • To Use Ventilators You Need Sedatives. The US Is Running Out Of Both (Vox) • UK Testing Chief Admits None Of 3.5 Million Antibody Kits Work (Ind.) • Spain To Extend Coronavirus Testing To People Without Symptoms (RT) • Dem Lawmaker Says Trump Saved Her Life By Recommending Hydroxychloroquine (NW) • Untested COVID19 Treatment Trump Talks Up

Apr 062020
Debt Rattle April 6 2020

John M. Fox WCBS studios, 49 East 52nd Street, NYC 1948   • Coronavirus Has Lit The Fuse On A Time Bomb In China’s Economy (SCMP) • Consider the Possibility That Trump Is Right About China (Schadlow) • Head Of WHO Accused Of Putting Lives At Risk By Parroting China’s Lies (DM) • China Owes US £351 Billion (DM) • It Started In China, But Europe Is The Hub For Global Coronavirus Spread (IC) • Japan To Declare State Of

Apr 052020
Debt Rattle April 5 2020

Pietro Lorenzetti Jesus enters Jerusalem 1320 (Basilica of St Francis of Assisi) “And when he was come into Jerusalem, all the city was stirred, saying, Who is this? And the multitudes said, This is the prophet, Jesus, from Nazareth of Galilee.” – Matthew 21:10-11 #PalmSunday   • Getting Your Head Around Exponential Growth (Steve Keen) • Reporting Estimated Rather Than Confirmed Infections Might Save Lives (M.) • Japan To Boost Avigan Drug Stockpile As Part Of Coronavirus Stimulus (R.) •

Apr 042020
Debt Rattle April 4 2020

Anonymous   • This Crisis Is A Turning Point In History (John Gray) • Asian Development Bank Says Pandemic Could Cost $4.1 Trillion (UPI) • The Keys To Reopening America (BI) • At Least 8 Strains Of The Coronavirus Have Been Identified (Hill) • NY Funeral Homes Struggle As Virus Deaths Surge (AP) • US Doctors On Coronavirus Frontline Seek Protection From Malpractice Suits (R.) • Russian Ventilators Sent To US Made By Firm Under US Sanctions (R.) • US

Apr 032020
Debt Rattle April 3 2020

Elliott Erwitt National Congress Building by Oscar Niemeyer, Brasilia, Brazil 1961   • US Paying Russia For Entire Planeload Of Coronavirus Equipment – Official (R.) • Our Finest Hour (Ben Hunt) • New York City Nurses Demand Personal Protection Equipment (WABC) • New Orleans Coronavirus Death Rate Is Twice New York. Obesity Is A Factor (R.) • US Weekly Jobless Claims Blow Past Six Million As Lockdowns Spread (R.) • Israeli Scientists: Coronavirus Vaccine Tested On Humans By June 1

Apr 022020
Little Managers

Steve Schapiro Muhammad Ali, Monopoly, Louisville, KY 1963   It’s funny how things go sometimes, how times roll -not just the good ones-. I said last week that all the world’s “leaders” had failed terribly, and I’m not taking that back. They all failed to a horrific extent at their no. 1 task when it comes to Disasters, Pandemics, whatever their respective governments file these events under: Prevention. But now we’re in a whole new world. Now these failed leaders

Apr 022020
Debt Rattle April 2 2020

William Henry Jackson Camp wagon on a Texas roundup 1901   • More Than 1,000 New York City Police Officers Have The Coronavirus (CNBC) • Of 125,000 NHS Staff Self-Isolating, Still Just 2,000 Were Tested (Ind.) • Chinese Smartphone Health Code Rules Post-Virus Life (AP) • More Than 1.7 Million Britons May Have Contracted COVID19 – NHS |(Ind.) • Pelosi Wants ‘Vote By Mail’ Provisions In Next US Coronavirus Bill (R.) • Key Medical Supplies Were Shipped From US Manufacturers

Apr 012020
Debt Rattle April 1 2020

Byron In Chinatown, Pell Street, New York 1900   • Greek Mothers, Grandmas and Wives to Enforce Quarantine As Police Struggle (GR) • White House Predicts 100,000 To 240,000 Will Die In US From Coronavirus (CNBC) • Putin Asked Trump If He Needed Help & He Accepted (RT) • How To Rescue Our Coronavirus-Infected Economy From Collapse (Richard Vague) • Obama’s Failure To Resupply Respirators In Federal Stockpile (JTN) • Do I Have to Pay My Rent or Mortgage During

Mar 312020
Debt Rattle March 31 2020

Vincent van Gogh The Parsonage Garden at Nuenen in Spring 1884 (stolen yesterday)   • Fauci Offers More Conservative Death Rate In Academic Article Than In Public Briefings (JTN) • Hospital Equipment Shortages Renew Spotlight On Supply Chain Middlemen (JTN) • US COVID19 Job Losses Could Be 47 Million, Unemployment May Hit 32% (CNBC) • Trump Rips Pelosi For Criticizing His Handling Of Coronavirus Pandemic (NYP) • Pelosi Aims To Move Fast On Next Rescue Package (Pol.) • Rachel Maddow’s