Anti-Shelter-in-Place Nuts are Also Anti-Vaxxers

The stupid, it burns! A Washington Post reporter has found a correlation between the people protesting shelter-in-place orders and people who refuse to get vaccinated or refuse to vaccinate their children. Trump’s promise of ‘Warp Speed’ fuels anti-vaccine movement in fertile corners of the Web Some of the same online activists who have clamored to…

About Time! Man Arrested For Threatening Gov Beshear Over Shelter In Place Order.

Finally!  The cops have arrested a man, James Troutman, who made threatening remarks on a Facebook page against Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear.  Seems Troutman is one of those who is protesting Governor Beshear’s shelter in place order over the coronavirus pandemic.   Kentucky State Police officials were contacted last week, court documents show, after a Facebook account…

Trump economic adviser compares anti-shelter-in-place protesters to Rosa Parks

Oh, hell no. Stephen Moore, the crank economist who thinks tax cuts are the medicine for whatever ails you, is planning a “drive-in” protest against Wisconsin’s Safer at Home policy, and he’s making a comparison that’s, well, pretty fucking offensive. Politico: “They’re going to shut down the Capitol — shh, don’t tell anybody,” Moore, a…

“Expert-on-everything” Kushner Behind Trump's Call to End Shelter-in-Place

Vanity Fair is reporting that one reason Trump is talking about lifting the “shelter-in-place” orders is that Kushner is advising him to: Trump’s view that he can ignore Fauci’s opinion may be influenced by advice he’s getting from Jared Kushner, whose outside-the-box efforts have often rankled those in charge of managing the crisis. According to…

Gov. Newsom Orders Shelter in Place for ALL Californians

Bay Area coronavirus updates: Gavin Newsom extends shelter-in-place order to entire state LATEST, March 19, 6:40 p.m. California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Thursday night that the shelter-in-place order already in effect in the Bay Area and Los Angeles County will now be extended to the entire state and its 40 million residents. The order takes…