By the pricking of my thumbs… the “second wave” approaches

SAGE advisory committee says Britain could suffer 85,000 coronavirus deaths in a “reasonable worst case scenario” this winter:

https://inews.co.uk/news/coronavirus-uk-second-wave-deaths-lockdown-matt-hancock-613436

Respiratory virus interference discussed in the paper Influenza vaccination and respiratory virus interference among Department of Defense personnel during the 2017-2018 influenza season:

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31607599/

Judith Brown’s speech at Stand Up X Bristol (from 22 minutes in):

Public consultation on Distributing Vaccines and Treatments for Covid-19 and flu:

https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/distributing-vaccines-and-treatments-for-covid-19-and-flu

Consultation document:

https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/distributing-vaccines-and-treatments-for-covid-19-and-flu/consultation-document-changes-to-human-medicine-regulations-to-support-the-rollout-of-covid-19-vaccines

A great power that we are probably overlooking

Neil Hannon, Divine Comedy’s version of Dear Lord and Father of Mankind

Ivor Cummings link for edited UK Column show on the SAGE behavioural science group:

Original UK column March 11th episode:

Behavioural science paper on reducing SARS-CoV-2 transmission in the UK.

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/bjhp.12428

Anita Moorjani interviewed on Conscious TV

Anita Moorjani interviewed by Brian Rose on London Real

Derrick Broze talks to an emotionally upset counter protestor at at the Unmuzzmled rally in Houston

Derrick Broze talks to counter-protestors at the Houston Unmuzzled rally

Vernon Coleman “Just a little prick”

Vernon Coleman “It’s going to get worse”

When valid protests are hijacked

SHOW NOTES

Black trainee vicar rejected from post in Durham so he wouldn’t feel uncomfortable

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-53064929

Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capitol_Hill_Autonomous_Zone

Slate: What’s really going on at Seattle’s autonomous zone?

https://slate.com/technology/2020/06/seattle-capitol-hill-autonomous-zone-occupied-protest.html

Video on the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone that appears to be based on a spoof

Windows on the world: “The Puppet Masters of Occupy”

Dexamethasone will be given to NHS Covid patients

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/11897142/dexamethasone-given-covid-patients-across-nhs-today/

Fauci explains u-turn on face masks

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8431815/Dr-Fauci-says-public-werent-told-wear-masks-early-PPE-shortage-concerns.html

Dr David L Katz suggestions on beating Covid-19

Pick your side, then panic and riot. Why? Because Auntie is telling you to!

If by Rudyard Kipling, read by Jordan Harling

Obama tweet about Floyd murder

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8370375/This-shouldnt-normal-2020-America-Obama-reacts-George-Floyds-death.html

Bush tweet about Floyd murder

Jimmy Carter Joins Ex-Presidents Decrying George Floyd Killing, Says “We Need A Government As Good As Its People” – Update

Newsweek: Inside the military’s top secret plans if coronavirus cripples the government

https://www.newsweek.com/exclusive-inside-militarys-top-secret-plans-if-coronavirus-cripples-government-1492878

OECD warns that global economy will contract by six percent

https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/world/global-economy-to-shrink-by-at-least-6-percent-in-2020-oecd-says/ar-BB15hxKH

High street businesses closures and job losses

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-52990612

NHS waiting list could reach 10 million

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-52984742

Who profits from a pandemic?

SHOW NOTES

Guardian on Iran

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/jun/01/iran-rapid-rise-in-covid-19-cases-stokes-fears-of-second-wave

My video about neighbouring countries having very different experiences with Covid-19

Why do neighbouring countries have such different experiences with Covid-19?

Wired: “Sweden’s coronavirus experiment has well and truly failed”

https://www.wired.co.uk/article/sweden-coronavirus-herd-immunity

Finland’s coronavirus policy

https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-health-coronavirus-finland/finland-to-lift-lockdown-in-region-around-helsinki-idUKKCN21X0R6

BBC – YouTube bans info that directly contradicts WHO advice

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-52388586

Guardian: UK refuses to participate in WHO solidarity call to action

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jun/02/coronavirus-vaccine-uk-big-pharma

WHO solidarity call to action – making the response to Covid-19 a public common good

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/global-research-on-novel-coronavirus-2019-ncov/covid-19-technology-access-pool/solidarity-call-to-action/

Foreign Policy: “The Hidden Flaw in Sweden’s Anti-Lockdown Strategy”

The Hidden Flaw in Sweden’s Anti-Lockdown Strategy

My video: Are Black People Really More Likely To Die from Covid-19?

Are Black people really more likely to die from Covid-19?

Why Covid-19 is no “great plague”

Coronavirus may vanish too fast for vaccine trial

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/coronavirus-may-vanish-too-fast-for-vaccine-trial-bc7rjpf2n

Oxford University Covid-19 vaccine trial has only a 50 percent chance of success

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2020/05/23/oxford-university-covid-19-vaccine-trial-has-50-per-cent-chance/

Rapid mortality transition of Pacific Islands in the 19th century

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5197612/

The Four Yorkshiremen sketch from “At last the 1948 show” with John Cleese, Marty Feldman, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graham Chapman and Barry Cryer.

NHS won’t be able to provide non-emergency care until the government’s track and trace system is up and running

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8353999/amp/NHS-wont-service-people-previously-health-chief-says.html