Grief is in two parts. The first is loss. The second is the remaking of life.” ~ Anne Roiphe

A writer named Teodrose Fikremariam wrote this heartfelt piece about his experience over the past year dealing with loss and trauma. Fikremariam is the co-founder and editor of the Ghion Journal…

This was never about “The Science”

When he said: “The most terrifying words in the English language are: I’m from the government and I’m here to help,” people should have listened.

Dear Prudence: I want to kiss him on the lips and not through a piece of fabric.

Dear Prudence,

I have been married to a great guy for five and a half years. He is handsome, sexy, funny, and kind. It’s true that he has always been a little “prissy”…

Here is what should happen if there is another lockdown:

Each government official who endorses the idea of shuttering businesses immediately stops receiving a paycheck the minute they force others out of work. There will be no unemployment benefits paid at all — to anyone who is instantly unemployed. In…

Don’t throw out that mask yet — The New York Daily News

Masks should remain with us, becoming part of our everyday lives even as the COVID-19 pandemic, science willing, subsides. We should never fully return to our maskless society where only health care providers donned a mask, because judicious use of masks will continue to save lives.

“Following The Science” yesterday but deliberately ignoring public health officials today seems like a mantra to describe fundamentally neurotic paranoid behavior. People who promote endless panic and nonsensical behavior like this seem to be anti-social, unreasonable, and illogical. Pieces like this are detrimental to the greater civic good — which is the promotion of economic prosperity, mental well-being, better physical health, and public safety.

Why are these people being lionized in the press? They should be castigated. We need to push back on all of this.

Masks Are The New MAGA Hat

This was never about “The Science”

Clayton Craddock

Clayton Craddock is an independent thinker, father of two beautiful children in New York City. He is the drummer of the hit broadway musical Ain’t Too Proud.

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