Random and illustrative stories about the global pandemic and how businesses and various business sectors are trying to recover from it, with brief, occasional, italicized and sometimes gratuitous commentary…
• The current US Covid-19 coronavirus numbers: 83,953,371 total cases … 1,025,764 deaths … and 81,107,296 reported recoveries.
The global numbers: 519,262,399 total cases … 6,282,679 fatalities … and 474,088,005 reported recoveries. (Source.)
• The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that 77.8 percent of the total US population has received at least one dose of vaccine … 66.3 percent are fully vaccinated … and 46.1 percent of fully vaccinated people have received a vaccine booster dose. The CDC also says that 49.4 percent of the eligible US population has not received a vaccine booster dose.