Conclusion: Covid-19 is like a burglar who slips in your unlocked second-floor window and starts to ransack your house. Once inside, though, they don’t just take your stuff — they also throw open all your doors and windows so their accomplices can rush in and help pillage more efficiently.
“Great piece of general explanation. Long read but worth it. Renewed my determination to try to avoid catching the disease.” This is lifted from John Naughton’s Blog Memex 1.1 which is essential daily reading.
“We are social creatures to the inmost centre of our being. The notion that one can begin anything at all from scratch, free from the past, or unindebted to others, could not conceivably be more wrong.”