Shock! Horror! Corona Virus Kills… Hardly Anyone

How the media scares us for profit.

Image credit: Philadelphia Inquirer

Most people will be aware that the latest sensation being pushed by the media is the new coronavirus that started to spread among humans in the Wuhan province of China. Now lots of people are happily terrified they’re going to die of this terrible disease, so sales of face masks are soaring and companies are pulling employees out of supposedly…