Like many raised in the Great Depression tended to hoard their whole lives, many in the COVID era will camp out here and never leave. Plus: defending the bailey, and "Get Back" on Disney+.
"That’s why we had to lock down for half of 2019 and most of 2020."
Did you mean "half of 2021"?
Steve, you wrote, "I’m just fine with their openness to discuss racism as a topic for faith-filled discussion." The problem, as I've observed, is that "discussing racism" is *always* code for "blaming Whitey, who can never adequately atone for his racism, but must never stop trying by means of financial reparations and other preferential treatment of those he keeps oppressing." These "discussions" are never fair or impartial. Their goal seems to be implanting or increasing White Guilt, rather than trying to reduce racism overall.
I wouldn't want a variant to carry my name. Especially now that we have Senators like Cruz who have no issue putting peoples lives in danger to advance his political career. There are plenty of Xi's here in America to worry about without worrying about China.