D.C.’s internet hosting of the Navy’s Blue Angels and the Air Drive’s Thunderbirds — and the large crowds that got here out to see them — is the newest instance of individuals coming to phrases with the truth that they’d moderately put their well being in danger than observe security pointers.
This is the scene from the Nationwide Mall at our nation’s capital Saturday — hundreds of individuals swarming to 1 location and standing extremely shut to one another (many with out masks) simply to get out of the home and expertise a style of normalcy.
This weekend’s ceremony was to honor important staff and well being care suppliers on the entrance strains combating COVID-19, however the mere act of getting this superior flyover may’ve been counterintuitive … as you’ll be able to see not many individuals are practising social distancing.
We have been seeing at the present time in and time out throughout the nation — of us disregarding the stay-at-home orders and heading out in public, lots of whom do it defiantly and unsafely.
Whereas it is simple to criticize numerous these of us for placing their (and others’) well being in danger simply to catch some rays — the fact is changing into an increasing number of obvious … numerous these folks have it tough, and are simply attempting to manage. It is a difficult scenario.
The actual fact that is taking place in D.C. is very telling, as a result of well being officers there say the coronavirus an infection price could not have even peaked.