A colleague has a 4 y/o who is intubated due to COVID and asked us, a group of physician friends, how to tell the 6 y/o their sibling may not come home. This is what happens when you leave masks up to parent choice - this child wore TWO masks, other kids didn’t.— Amani Jambhekar MD, MBA (@AjvictoryMD) August 11, 2021
The parking lot after a school board meeting last night in Franklin, the wealthiest place in Tennessee. Parents harassed medical professionals who had spoken in favor of masks in schools. “We know who you are. You can leave freely, but we will find you.” pic.twitter.com/SzR0uvMeE7— Natalie Allison (@natalie_allison) August 11, 2021
JUST IN: Southwest Airlines, American Airlines, and Delta Air Lines will NOT REQUIRE employees to get vaccinated, breaking with United Airlines' mandate that workers get vaccinated by October 25th or face getting fired.— Pete Muntean (@petemuntean) August 10, 2021
FUN FACT: @tedcruz’s kids go to a $30K/year private school where students are REQUIRED to wear masks and the school does contact tracing.— Sawyer Hackett (@SawyerHackett) August 10, 2021
Will he pull his kids out of this oppressive establishment? pic.twitter.com/eUYBnOZf9x
The anti mask at schools revolution is underway in Tennessee. These are the people who couldn’t get in the meeting tonight. They’ve never seen a crowd this big before for a school board meeting. pic.twitter.com/GXTDmPks6A— Clay Travis (@ClayTravis) August 11, 2021
Amazing: Google's YouTube suspended @RandPaul -- a US Senator and a medical doctor -- for disputing the efficacy of cloth masks.— Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) August 11, 2021
JUST LAST WEEK: Biden's former COVID adviser, the epidemiologist Michael Osterholm, told @camanpour exactly the same thing.https://t.co/QUfjY1Ae6U
Just got off the phone with my gf in Virginia. Less than a week after school started her 10YO tests positive for COVID. Two days ago he had a sore throat, this evening he will likely be intubated.— Christine Cooper (@coopSpeak) August 10, 2021
Who will protect the children?
The private school that Ted Cruz’s kids attend is requiring masks— Lindy Li (@lindyli) August 11, 2021
The private school that Ron DeSantis’s kids attend is requiring masks
Why are OUR KIDS not deserving of the same protection? Hmm???
Today, the 5 most vaccinated states (14M people) had— Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH (@ashishkjha) August 10, 2021
580 people in hospital, 12 deaths
In the 5 least vaccinated states (16M people)?
6,600 hospitalized, 104 deaths
Per capita , least vaccinated states have
10X hospitalizations and 7X deaths
So yeah, vaccines are working
If you’re upset about the return of mask mandates, blame the anti-vaxxers.— Jon Cooper 🇺🇸 (@joncoopertweets) August 11, 2021