The first lede drafted for this article included the number of Americans who have died because of covid19. Two days later, the number has gone up by 5,000+. By the time you read this article, it will have gone up even more. So I don’t have a good lede, but I am very, very depressed and very, very angry.
We were told if we stayed at home for six weeks, things would be better. They’re not. They’re only getting worse.