Support the comic on
Odds and Ends
4 6, 6:04pm
Sure, in total deaths since the beginning. That's because we were slow to implement our measures, and because we failed to keep the virus out of the nursing homes. That last one is a major screw-up, indubitably, but hardly one unique to us.
Even the Norwegian chief epidemiologist, Frode Forland, has said our measures are adequate, they just came too late.
The death rate and number of people in ICUs are going down steadily.