Ashley I have friends that are at risk or have compromised health issues so I completely understand. However Jessicas article is baseless fear and also false.

The issue is we tried a blanket — one-size-fits-all solution, for a country with ages and health levels so different they might as well be from a different planet.

Your risk couldn’t be more different than a healthy high school student, as an example, and it made zero sense to shut down schools and colleges, when we should have focused on those with greatest risk, in nursing homes, etc..but our leaders panicked instead of using common sense.

With the success of the vaccines and the data that the D variant is more infectious but as or less deadly, Jessica’s article instead of being filled with hope and courage is filled with fear and despair.

I reject Jessica’s message as emphatically as is humanly possible.

I choose life. Love. Risk. Hugs.

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Alden Olmsted

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I was born in a small town in Calif. . just another latch-key kid obsessed with BMX and Tom Petty. Now I make films and write when I get curious.

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