For all the “iTs tHe fLu” idiots out there who still think the commie cold is a hoax, check out what life is currently like in Madrid, a city that’s close to the size of NYC.
There’s a turtle rider who lives in Madrid who’s been posting updates about what it’s like living there and it’s pretty wild. David Dyer is originally from Rhode Island, but has been stuck in his Madrid apartment with wife and small child for 9 days. His son has not interacted with a human being other than his parents during that time, nor has he left the apartment. Only one family member can leave the house at a time to go to the grocery store. Cops and military are everywhere arresting anyone who is outside without authorization. Pretty crazy shit.
Every day the police escort hospital workers out after their shift and the entire city cheers for them.
I’m doing a special live show Monday night at 8 PM EST with David. Watch it by subscribing to our YouTube channel here.
Spain is one of the most infected countries in the world per capita because they did nothing to stop the spread. They cancelled school but let people go outside and interact, which completely defeats the purpose of shutting down. Now this is the result. It’s like trying to buy home insurance after a house fire.
What people need to understand is that we are at war, and we are converting to a wartime economy for the first time since World War 2. People are understandably hesitant because we’ve had the luxury of never having to live through anything like this. But wartime economies require massive spending, personal sacrifice, and government intervention to make sure people don’t die from economic hardship while making said sacrifices. It requires rationing, which should be the next logical step after seeing guttermuppets going viral for buying truckloads of toilet paper. The common enemy of the world that needs to be defeated is the Chinese coronavirus. This cannot happen if life goes on as normal because the disease spreads easily, the carriers of the disease often don’t know they have it, and it has up to a 5% kill rate in some countries.
Look, I’m usually the guy who is skeptical of the media and assume they’re always lying to me. But the fact of that matter is that they are the boy who cried wolf and this time the wolf is here.
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