COVID Link of the Day

The Oxford University Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine has updated its estimates of the infection fatality rate of coronavirus to 0.1-0.36%.

Here’s the full article.

Guess what? There’s no “science” that makes a prognostication early on and then remains unchanged in the face of new data. There’s no need to confuse science with the opinion page of the NYTimes that’s been stuck in a one-note tune for years. We are going to keep finding out new facts about the virus and will have to do the unthinkable: change our minds. Maybe even several times.

2 thoughts on “COVID Link of the Day”

  1. Regardless of how you feel about quarantining/flattening the curve, this is obvious idiocy on the part of the Tories. There really are no choices in modern politics; Labour would’ve done the same thing here:


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