Fireside Chat Ep. 130 — Has the Lockdown Worked?

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Yet again, predictive computer models fail to predict. The coronavirus variance from region to region appears to contradict those models—and the quarantine and lockdown strategies recommended by experts do as well. What to make of it all? Dennis offers his thoughts.

Dennis’s column referenced:

0:00 Stuffed Version Of Your Dog?
1:06 What “The Economy” Actually Means
3:24 Experts Influencing Policy
5:37 Knowledge Vs. Wisdom
7:41 Good Intentions Without Wisdom
8:51 Lockdown Affecting The World
11:08 Are Fewer Deaths Due To Lockdown?
14:06 Otto Interruption
14:35 What About Florida?
16:25 Terrible Prices Being Paid
18:24 Why Do We Raise The Speed Limit?
19:08 Approach To Stimulus Checks
21:09 Debt Due To Government Help
23:50 Prayer: God Is Not Our Butler
26:23 Success And Character
27:50 Bigger Government, Smaller Citizen
30:17 Dog Chaos Builds, See You Next Week

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