Pritzker extended the quarantine until end of May. Or as he calls it “a little while.” Obviously, he’s not promising to open after that.
I swear to God I never thought I would feel bad that Rauner is no longer the governor. The long timers of this blog know how much I hate him. And I still do.
But this is worse.
This will devastate an already dysfunctional state budget. But hey, as long as the lemmings are happy, why not.
P.S. Talking about lemmings, the majority of
stupid dumb idiots my dearest colleagues in the union want to stay in online teaching mode for the foreseeable future because they feel unsafe. Only 10 people in the entire faculty want to go back to regular teaching in the summer. The summer! Think about it. They believe the economy will survive 3-4 more months of this. People with PhDs. I have no words.