Tom McKay
tommckay
"... An upperclassman who had been researching terrorist groups online." - Washington Post
3/26/20
9:45 PM
50

How much further are people willing to let this go? He now wants people to die so he can brag about the economy for his re-election.

3/26/20
8:18 PM
43

I am pretty sure I have it. At first I thought it was just allergies kicking up in spring. But then both the wife and I went down two days ago. Hard. We can’t get tested because we’re young and healthy. This just goes to show the real number is likely much much higher.

3/26/20
7:56 PM
9

You’re not an intelligent person and nobody values anything you have to say.

3/25/20
7:30 PM
84

Perednia insisted that people who recover could receive a “certified clean bill of immunity” and “move freely, work anywhere, and be freed from social distancing.” Read more

3/25/20
6:56 AM
18

From a business standpoint you’re absolutely correct. I don’t know how rich this guy actually is, but I would’ve offered to rent it to the city for peanuts, say $200 a month or something like that for the duration of the pandemic. The $$$ is just so there would be a basis for a legal lease agreement. Then I would be Read more

3/24/20
9:38 AM
167

Part of the job of the government is to protect the vulnerable. That includes people with low health literacy, like these people clearly have. Trump’s statements about the effectiveness of these drugs is irresponsible and encourages people to do dumb things. He is not wholly responsible, but he certainly didn’t help Read more

3/24/20
9:23 AM
70

The kind that trusts “the president” to say true things. :/

3/19/20
12:06 AM
17

I’m impressed. This article has been up for 6 hours and only one mouth breather is stanning for Musk. Is is possible that we’re finally growing as a society?

3/13/20
6:40 PM
218

I actually listened to most of this because I was in the car, even though I spent the entire time screaming at him. The idea that “someone” rearranged his security council and he doesn’t know anything about it is pathetic. When asked about his contact with the infected Brazilian official he insisted not that he never Read more

3/13/20
2:40 PM
8

US military’s had this problem for a long time, and it never really goes away. To give some idea of the scale ofnthe problem: Read more

3/12/20
9:05 AM
9

It is a subtle assignment of responsibility or blame to someone else. There is no other reason to include that word. It could have been omitted and the core message of the speech would have been the same.

3/12/20
5:43 AM
22

the restrictions applied to “all travel from Europe to the United States” other than from the UK Read more

3/3/20
6:18 PM
4

I enjoyed reading this, and appreciate your commitment to repeating verbatim as opposed to composing a narrative. I think theres a lot of strength in the story being a snapshot of the event goers perspective. Read more

3/3/20
2:25 PM
13

That went exactly like I thought it would. But at least your write uo was entertaining, as opposed to actually having to go there myself. Thank you for your sacrifice, Tom.