Sept. 27, 2020: “200,000 souls are asking their fellow Americans why” (part 1)

Original Opinion piece by USA Today This posting will be the first of two I’ll be writing related to this USA Today opinion piece printed in the Gazette. As you might suspect, it will be covering questions the “200,000 souls” might be asking that weren’t covered. “Why were Covid-19 positive patients sent to our nursingContinue reading “Sept. 27, 2020: “200,000 souls are asking their fellow Americans why” (part 1)”

Sept. 25, 2020: Opinion Page on Covid-19 Virus

By The Columbus Dispatch, Dick Polman & Political Cartoon Today’s issue of the Chillicothe Gazette has an Opinion page full of Covid-19 items. At the top of the page there is a “Guest Editorial” by The Columbus Dispatch. It compliments The Ohio State University’s decision to eliminate next spring break. (Seeing it is only theContinue reading “Sept. 25, 2020: Opinion Page on Covid-19 Virus”

Sept. 23, 2020: “Ohio crowd that greets him is mostly maskless”

By Darrel Rowland Lancaster Eagle-Gazette and photo by Joshua Bickel of the Dispatch With the subtitle of the article reflecting that most at the Trump rally were “maskless” it is ironic that three of the four men pictured standing behind Trump were wearing masks and the one that wasn’t, had his mask pulled down atContinue reading “Sept. 23, 2020: “Ohio crowd that greets him is mostly maskless””

Sept. 23, 2020: “Trump: Virus ‘affects virtually nobody'”

By Darrel Rowland of the Lancaster Eagle – Gazette With a bold headline like the above, what would you expect the beginning of the article to be about? If you said the Covid-19 Virus you would be wrong. In fact you have to go to the fourth paragraph of page 3A to find the quoteContinue reading “Sept. 23, 2020: “Trump: Virus ‘affects virtually nobody’””

Opinion: Fox News Corona virus timeline “controversy”?

“I heard them say that the President was talking about a release sometime soon and the CDC Director taking about a release in the second or third quarter of 2021. Sounds like controversy worth spending hours talking about, or does it?”

Sept. 16, 2020: “Trump knew danger. End of Story.”

“And finally, how many deaths might be attributed to Dick Polman if readers fail to get vaccinated for the Covid-19 virus once it becomes available because they read his column suggesting it would be foolish to do so?”

Aug. 29, 2020: “Trump incorrect on virus, energy”

“So why did the journalists work so hard to Fact Check his speech and use distorted reasoning in order to prove it the claims “False, Misleading or and Exaggeration”? Looks like ‘fact checking” the fact checkers is something that needs to be done more frequently, especially when it is done by The Associated Press!”

Sept. 12, 2020: “Who wants to inject Trump vaccine?”

“…why is Dick attempting to convince readers of his column they would be fools to be vaccinated? Considering how serious the Covid-19 virus is and dishonest and reckless Dick’s column is, why did the Gazette chose to print it? “