Despite an early spike in “corona beer virus” online searches early during the plandemic, the Corona brand is up over 20% recently, according to Constellation Brands’ CEO. (Read more at Yahoo Finance)
Residents of Orange County in California are set for a showdown with Governor Gavin Newsom who shut down the beaches after he disapproved of last weekend’s gatherings. Read more at the OC Register.
Maybe they need to pay more in property taxes?
President Trump will invoke the Defense Production Act to keep meat processing plants open. Recent plant closures due to the Covid-19 scare led Tysons Foods to warn of food supply disruptions. Read more at TheCounter.org.
Foreign farm investment
23 million acres of U.S. farmland, roughly the size of Ohio, are owned by foreign investors, with China leading the surge. (Counter.org)
Trump Derangement Syndrome went into overdrive when the President suggested scientists look into an internal disinfectant after a scientific report showed SARS-CoV-2 does not survive long when exposed to solar light, warmer weather and disinfectants.
Turns out scientists have been studying what Trump suggested: “Ultraviolet Radiation in Wound Care: Sterilization and Stimulation” (ncbi.nlm.nih.gov)
“UVB has been directly applied to wounded tissue to stimulate wound healing, and irradiation of blood to stimulate the immune system.”2013 Study
Social Media Cracks Down
See more from the talented A.F. Branco at Comically Incorrect.
2017 FLASHBACK: Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, candidate to lead the W.H.O., accused of covering up epidemics (N.Y. Times archive)
The team at Visual Capitalist does it again with this outstanding timeline of pandemics.