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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Slow Euthanasia: No One to Blame for Andrew Cuomo Putting 6,000+ Coronavirus Patients in Nursing Homes


by Daniel Greenfield
"Hi Bob, got a question for you."
"Yes, Andy."
"How many thousands of nursing home patients can you kill before it impedes your presidential chances?"
"Gee, Andy, that's a tough one. For a Democrat. you'd probably have to get to a million before it becomes a problem." 
And, in entirely unrelated news, New York has released a report exonerating itself for killing 6% of its nursing home residents.

Even the AP is rolling its eyes.* ....

*  Marina Villeneuve and Jennifer Peltz, "NY Count: 6,300 Virus Patients Were Sent to Nursing Homes," June 7, 2020, available at https://apnews.com/b29d0a5eb51a5aed21d5efe132c33374?utm_source=Twitter&utm_campaign=SocialFlow&utm_medium=AP