January 15th, 2022 – January 22nd, 2022

  1. The Pandemic Lessons We Clearly Haven’t Learned • The Ezra Klein Show - Podcast Addict

    The Pandemic Lessons We Clearly Haven’t Learned • The Ezra Klein Show - via Podcast Addict | I remember thinking, as Covid ravaged the country in December 2


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  2. Specialists now agree on endemic ending

    Many waited until the evidence was self evident before stating a position, better late than never.


    Marco Cavaleri, EMA head of biological health threats and vaccines strategy



    Boosters, can be done once, or maybe twice, but it’s not something that we can think should be repeated constantly We need to think about how we can transition from the current pandemic setting to a more endemic setting With omicron there will be a lot of natural immunity taking place on top of vaccination,

    We will be fastly moving to a scenario which is close to endemicity

    Fourth dose for all

    Data has not yet been generated to support this approach

    Repeated vaccinations in a short time frame will not represent a sustainable long term strategy

    Endemic Covid, very soon


    Omicron, endemic

    Consistent and predictable, not boom and bust

    Common colds, influenza, HIV, measles, malaria, tuberculosis

    A new Covid-era

    Prof Julian Hiscox, Chair in Inf…

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  3. Jim Gaffigan Talks His Football Career, “Comedy Monster,” and More | 10 Questions | The Ringer

    Jim Gaffigan competes on ‘10 Questions With Kyle Brandt.’ The comedian shares what his college football career was like, explains the differences in performing around the United States and internationally, discusses the ideas from his latest Netflix special “Comedy Monster,” and much more.

    Follow ‘10 Questions With Kyle Brandt’ on Spotify: https://spoti.fi/10QKB

    Host: Kyle Brandt Guests: Jim Gaffigan Producers: Arjuna Ramgopal, Isaiah Blakely, and Richie Bozek

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  4. The Problem With NFTs

    If someone pitches you on a "great" Web3 project, ask them if it requires buying or selling crypto to do what they say it does.

    Sources and Further Reading https://web3isgoinggreat.com/ https://tante.cc/2021/12/17/the-third-web/ https://davidgerard.co.uk/blockchain/2021/03/11/nfts-crypto-grifters-try-to-scam-artists-again/ https://amycastor.com/2021/03/14/metakovan-the-mystery-beeple-art-buyer-and-his-nft-defi-scheme/ https://www.stephendiehl.com/blog/crypto-absurd.html https://blog.mollywhite.net/blockchains-are-not-what-they-say/ https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2021/11/who-goes-crypto-eth-bitcoin-etc-financialization-gamestop-class-wealth/ https://twitter.com/davetroy/status/1478017698676228099?s=20 https://davidgolumbia.medium.com/cryptocurrency-is-garbage-so-is-blockchain-3e80078e77fe https://marker.medium.com/fintech-is-a-scam-a-listicle-in-eight-parts-7b6161f3a35a https://naavik.co/business-breakdowns/axie-infinity/#axie-decon= https://www.gawker.com/culture/the-future-is-useless-expensive https://twitter.com/NFTtheft https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/04/nfts-werent-supposed-end-like/618488/ https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2021-11-05-baseless-nft-hype-hits-a-crescendo-but-its-play-to-earn-thats-worth-watching-opinion https://www.technollama.co.uk/platform-is-law-the-ca

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