Given exponential math & limited supplies & resources, this likely saved 10s if not 100s of thousands of lives. 3/
They don’t say. They just complain about the “other” position.10/
I don’t know how to explain it to him but let me try.13/
He says he disbanded the Task Force midstream because at some point we have to go back to normal. Before the job is done. 15/
*Hong Kong— oh, but they’re an island. Yes. So is Manhattan. Contagion on a dense island can be a disaster.
*New Zealand— oh, but they’re remote. Well they had a color coded warning system like we announced. But they stuck with it.18/
*Germany— yeah, but she’s a scientist. And where did they get all those tests.
*Greece— we could never show that discipline!
*Czech Republic— but they have to wear these arcane masks!19/
Basically, he’s a quitter.22/
But he doesn’t need a task force to hawk fake cures. If anything he’ll have more latitude.
What we will have is even less accountability. And less coordination. And even less visibility. 23/
But maybe hit a layup or two before you tell me how you’re going to sink a shot from half court. 24/
Listen to experts. Create a plan. Show empathy. Stick with it. It’s the best you can be expected to do. 26/
The truth, no matter how hard.
To know that our safety matters.
A plan which uses all our tools & best thinking that we stick with.
Candor in discussing the tough trade offs.
We’re not getting that. /end