COVID modelling suggests how governments should respond to future variants and outbreaks - ABC News: Where the modelling differs from previous research from around the world, Dr Szanyi said, is that the economic effects of policies were weighed up against health outcomes such as deaths and hospital capacity. The effects of long COVID were also factored into the model. Spoiler alert - faster vaccination and earlier restrictions are better all 'round. In other words the opposite of what most of our goverments do.
M&M's Tucker Carlson controversy: Maya Rudolph replaces spokescandies : NPR: Carlson, who spends much of his time telling viewers he's a champion of victims of cancel culture, waged a culture war campaign against the candies until they were, literally, canceled. Which is so unbelievably stupid it's hard to believe this isn't parody. But yes, Carlson really did get M&M's to destroy almost thirty years of successful branding because he no was no longer turned on by the Green M&M.