Journalists threatened and detained as multiple countries restrict pandemic coverage
- From Latin America to Russia, governments have tried to shape coverage so it avoids criticism or information that authorities deem harmful to public order
BANGER NOTE : Even the White House Task Force briefs have only selected journalists present.
Massive “Live Fire" Exercise April 8 With Starlink Satellites
- The exercise will involve SpaceX Starlink satellites, a variety of military assets, and a new command and control system working together.
BANGER NOTES : 5G Exercise? and why is their an exercise at the time of a National Emergency.
World virus deaths pass 100,000, with New York area hit hard
- In places such as New York, Italy and Spain, for example, many victims who died outside a hospital — say, in a house or a nursing home — have not been included in the count.
BANGER NOTE : At this point the numbers are at very least questionable.
Haywire Immune Response Eyed in Coronavirus Deaths, Treatment
- Much remains unknown about the path the virus takes in the sickest patients, but an increasing number of experts believe a hyperactive immune response, rather than the virus, is what ultimately kills many Covid-19 patients.
BANGER NOTE : This is old news. But worth a reminder.
Mile-long line of cars outside California grocery giveaway
- Hundreds of other people, many wearing trash bags to shelter from the rain, arrived at the one-day grocery giveaway on foot, forming a blocks-long queue in Van Nuys, in the central San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles.
BANGER NOTE : Most of the country is just a few weeks behind the California and New York timelines.