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…
• In the United States, there now have been a total of 80,917,522 Covid-19 coronavirus cases, with 54,753,181 reported recoveries and 984,020 deaths - that's approximately 3,000 deaths since Friday, almost all of which could have been avoided.
Globally, there have been 446,988,237 total cases, with 380,271,192 reported recoveries and 6,022,392 fatalities. (Source.)
• The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says that 76.5 percent of the total US population has received at least one dose of vaccine … 65.1 percent are fully vaccinated … and 44 percent has received a vaccine booster dose.