Tag Archives: Coronavirus

State Political Control

Guardian: Consumers in England may be asked to check in when they arrive at pubs and restaurants, as part of the the government’s plan for reopening the hospitality sector, Matt Hancock has said… Asked about reports that ministers are considering … Continue reading

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Thunderstorms

We had the first thunderstorm of the year in Herefordshire yesterday, and I found myself wondering if this was supposed to be evidence of  a “climate crisis” or even a “climate emergency”: in January 2020 issue of the scientific journal … Continue reading

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Nicotine Coronavirus goes viral?

Is The World About To Panic Hoard Nicotine Products After France’s Promising Coronavirus Study? Nicotine Coronavirus search trends; search trend “nicotine coronavirus” has erupted across the US in the last several days.

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Open The Pubs, But Only To Smokers

Chris Snowdon on Spiked: Far be it from me to preempt the conclusions of the professor’s research, but let us consider for a moment the policy implications of nicotine being the only tried and tested prophylactic for Covid-19. We could … Continue reading

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Greens Love Covid-19

Breitbart: ‘It’s shown us what a future with less pollution and more active wildlife could be like.’ Expect to hear a lot more of this environmental propaganda in the coming weeks and months: green activists and their celebrity useful idiots … Continue reading

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Borisov’s Carbon Monoxide Cloud

Back in March I was wondering if Coronavirus Came From Outer Space? Here’s a new variation: Comet C/2019 Q4 (Borisov) which reached perihelion on 8 December 2019. What was interesting about Borisov? Colder than anything known to man: Interstellar comet … Continue reading

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Led by “The Science”

Something Joe L wrote a few days ago: This “virus” has been in the media now for over three months, and we still don’t know anything about it. It seems like every time new information is released, it contradicts previously … Continue reading

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Together At Home

Together At Home has been running over the weekend, featuring rock stars singing online from their own homes. In the Rolling Stones’ submission, Charlie Watts seems to be playing on assorted pots and pans. Perhaps this is the future? The … Continue reading

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Smokers Didn’t Reply Honestly

In a private email: “I still find the apparent paucity of smokers hospitalised with Covid-19 interesting, but it is quite possible that many smokers didn’t reply honestly when asked if they smoked.” That may be the simplest answer. Reviled, excluded, … Continue reading

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Mail: Does smoking PROTECT against coronavirus?

Yet another big report on smoking being protective against Covid-19. Excerpts from Mail Online: …data from multiple Chinese studies shows that COVID-19 hospital patients contained a smaller proportion of smokers than the general population (6.5 per cent compared to 26.6 … Continue reading

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