Remember the Hong Kong Flu Pandemic of 1968

Carol Brown at American Thinker points out the reaction to the 2020 Coronavirus pandemic versus the 1968 Hong Kong Flu pandemic. While the 1968 Hong Kong Flu virus was far deadlier (so far), social distancing and handwashing were encouraged however, no national lockdown was ordered forcing a global recession.

Parks & Recreation Reunion Special on NBC

The crazy, funny cast of the Parks and Recreation Department in Pawnee, Indiana reunited for a coronavirus-themed reunion special to raise money for COV-19 relief. The money the cast is raising money for is the Feeding America COVID-19 response fund. If you can, please consider donating.  Continue reading “Parks & Recreation Reunion Special on NBC”

Video Conference Call Bingo

Great cartoon via The Nib on our new normal due to the coronavirus – video conference call meetings. I have to say, I have seen/thought about many of the items in the windows here. Great stuff. Continue reading “Video Conference Call Bingo”

M*A*S*H and the Coronavirus (Video)

Via WeAreTheMighty.com, this mashup of M*A*S*H episodes, one of the greatest television shows in history, is fantastic.

The mashup of episodes, originally compiled by Frank Vaccariello, deals with coronavirus and/or pandemic issues – with washing your hands, social distancing, touching your face, working from home, and last but not least – dealing with the toilet paper shortage. Continue reading “M*A*S*H and the Coronavirus (Video)”

Jimmy Fallon, Sting & The Roots Remix ‘Don’t Stand So Close to Me’ at Home

As part of The Tonight Show‘s ‘At Home’ edition, Jimmy Fallon, Sting and the Roots performed a “Quarantine remix” of the hit 1980 single ‘Don’t Stand so Close to Me‘ this week.

Each person recorded their part separately and the footage was later edited together into a “Don’t Stand So Close to Me (Quarantine Remix).” This is really awesome. Continue reading “Jimmy Fallon, Sting & The Roots Remix ‘Don’t Stand So Close to Me’ at Home”

U.S. Naval Academy Glee Clubs Virtual ‘America the Beautiful’

U.S. Naval Academy combined Glee Club members virtually came together to deliver a beautiful – and socially distant – rendition of “America the Beautiful.”

Videos were submitted by members from throughout the nation during the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic. Enjoy & stay safe!

Marsh Family Les Miserables Adaptation Goes Viral

The Marsh family from the United Kingdom has an awesome self-isolation/quarantine video with their adaptation of the song ‘One Day More’ from “Les Miserables”. The video has gone viral. Continue reading “Marsh Family Les Miserables Adaptation Goes Viral”