Opinion | How to Be Alone in Quarantine

It’s been seven days. 12 days. 26 days. 47 days. 55 days. Alone in my house. Every morning in quarantine, I wake up at 7:00. OK, maybe at 8:00, or at least before 9:00. I try my best to shower first, or maybe I should exercise first or maybe I …

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Trump’s Inaccurate Claims on Hydroxychloroquine

“Hydroxychloroquine is used by thousands and thousands of front-line workers, so that hopefully they don’t catch this horrible disease or whatever you want to call it.”— in a cabinet meeting on Tuesday This lacks evidence. It is certainly possible that some doctors and health care workers are still taking hydroxychloroquine …

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Six: Impasse – The New York Times

Note: This episode contains strong language. After escalating into historic-level stardom, PewDiePie gets entangled in a series of crises that blur the lines between the internet and the real world. But YouTube’s top creator wants to set the record straight. He sits down with our reporter to discuss how he’s …

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Opinion | How Many Will Die for the Dow?

In mid-March, after weeks in denial, Donald Trump finally admitted that Covid-19 was a serious threat and called on Americans to practice social distancing. The delayed acknowledgment of reality — reportedly driven by concerns that admitting that the coronavirus posed a threat would hurt the stock market — had deadly …

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Opinion | The First Invasion of America

I was an American history major in college, back in the 1980s. I’ll be honest with you. I thrilled to the way the American story was told back then. To immigrate to America was to join the luckiest and greatest nation in history. “Nothing in all history had ever succeeded …

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