When I Saw This List Of Things Made In China, I Didn't Expect To Be So Shocked

For some, talking about the fact that a number of things are not made in the United States anymore gets into territory that's a little scary, because it feels like we're criticizing the people of the countries where they are made now. I think it's more about the companies that abandon factories here to make things elsewhere, costing the U.S. economy jobs that we desperately need right now. How about you?


As face masks have become mandatory in many places to limit the spread of coronavirus, it's also become an increasingly politicized thing. As we know, anything that involves political polarization also involves vast amounts of misinformation and disinformation. Whose idea was the internet again?

No one I know loves wearing a mask. We all wish we didn't have to. But there are an awful lot of people saying they can't wear one, or they refuse to wear one because they've been led to believe that masks are somehow more dangerous than not wearing one. I've seen and read "information" on everything from masks depriving people of oxygen to masks causing CO2 build up to masks creating fungus problems.

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