1/ Today's Florida Covid-19 testing data update.

After a disastrous lab "data dump," we are "officially back below 5% positive percentage.
2/ Testing by month and then by day for past 14 days.

Do you see a "spike" from re-openings schools and colleges?


Me neither.

Because there wasn't one.

So much for that #PanicPorn headline.
Hospitalization data.

Covid-occupied beds down from peak of 9,500+ in mid-July to less than 2,100.

No discernable rise in past few weeks.

Maybe this is as low as it goes with bogus PCR testing "false positives."
3/ Deaths by date of death.

"Harvesting" of death certificates and matching with Covid caseline file continues to fill in July and August.

But these are highly questionable and the REAL trend is clear.

Last two weeks are misleading because deaths are reported with a lag.
Case Fatality Rate (CFR).

Dropping for all age groups each month.

This is not the "March" Covid (D614).

This is the mutation G614.

10X more infectious but 10X less lethal.

Even some of the media are finally reporting this.
And . . .


From the Florida Caseline data.


Emergency Dept. Visits



Based upon "event date."

Not "date of reporting data dump."

Just look:

All declining like a classical Gompertz distribution.


@threadreaderapp unroll . . . .

• • •

Missing some Tweet in this thread? You can try to force a refresh

Keep Current with Rebel A. Cole

Rebel A. Cole Profile picture

Stay in touch and get notified when new unrolls are available from this author!

Read all threads

This Thread may be Removed Anytime!


Twitter may remove this content at anytime! Save it as PDF for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video
  1. Follow @ThreadReaderApp to mention us!

  2. From a Twitter thread mention us with a keyword "unroll"
@threadreaderapp unroll

Practice here first or read more on our help page!

More from @RebelACole

18 Oct
1/ Today's Florida Covid-19 Update:

Positive percentage (7-day rolling average) below 5% for fourth straight week.

Slight blip attributable to Nov. 9 lab reporting debacle that inflated daily positive percentage to 7.88%. Image
2/ Hospitalizations:

Covid-occupied hospital beds fall to new low of 1,996, down from mid-July peaks of 9,500+.

First time below 2,000 since public reporting began.

Less than 5% of ~42,000 total occupied hospital beds. Image
3/ Deaths:

Deaths by "date of death" continue to decline from early August peak, but state bureaucrats continue to create new "Covid deaths" by matching old death certificates with old Covid cases. Image
Read 10 tweets
24 Sep
1/ #PaniPorn fear-mongerer Jane Musgrave @pbpcourts of the trashy @pbpost spreads misinformation about Covid deaths in FL & PBC.

"After a 4-day lull, COVID-19 deaths soared in Florida on Wednesday with 203 fatalities reported across the state, including a near-record 22 in PBC" ImageImage
2/ @pbpcourts reports:

"The number of deaths statewide is more than were reported in the past four days combined, and the most logged since Sept. 10, when 213 people were reported dead."


@HealthyFla saved them up for your #PanicPorn headline.

9, 21 reported Sun-Mon. Image
3/ @pbpcourts reports:

"However, the reporting of deaths is often delayed by two weeks or more. It is unlikely that many of the deaths reported on Wednesday occurred within the past 24 hours."


You KNOW SO, yet you LIE to your readers.

Stop LYING, Jane Musgrave. ImageImage
Read 4 tweets
18 Sep
1/ Why @COVID19Tracking has Florida testing data WRONG.

I think I've figured out what the simpletons at CTP are doing wrong.

This chart appears on the first page of each day's State Report from @HealthyFla

It shows CUMULATIVE number of "persons tested" for Covid in FL.
2/ "Data scientists" at CTP are simply subtracting cumulative numbers of residents plus non-residents that tested positive and negative.

Then calculating daily percent positivity based on these two numbers.

So, for today:

3,244 / (23,695+3,244) =
3,244 / 26,950 = 12.08%.
3/ Because these are "cumulative number" of people tested, it DELETED persons tested more than once.

So if I got tested last month and again yesterday, my test yesterday is not counted.

I only get counted once for negative and positive.

Think about how many get tested > 1 time
Read 10 tweets
12 Sep
If you have time to read ONLY ONE article on Covid testing, I recommend this one.

It is FANTASTIC information!

And its been out there since early April.

Was the COVID-19 Test Meant to Detect a Virus?

uncoverdc.com/2020/04/07/was… via @tracybeanz
Read 7 tweets
12 Sep
1/This is STUNNING.

Rather than use "actual cases" to determine "false positive" rates, labs are using comparisons from different laboratories.

No lab knows what a true case is.

But ALL of the FDA EUAs are based upon comparisons with other lab results.

logicinthetimeofcovid.com/2020/09/07/wai… Image
So we are assessing "false positives" based upon other lab results that also cannot identify "false positives."


Because "experimenters" supposedly "cherry-pick" the samples.


"There are 2 ways to find out what false positive rate of a test is.
One is to run test on cases where there is certainty about the diagnosis and figure out how many results are wrong."
Read 7 tweets

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!

This site is made by just two indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member ($3/month or $30/year) and get exclusive features!

Become Premium

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!

Follow Us on Twitter!