The billionaires, as one Twitter wag put it, are retreating to their bunkers:
Last Public Service Announcement for a while: pic.twitter.com/Rlu7nuGEI1
— Marc Andreessen (@pmarca) February 25, 2020
Marc Andreessen: co-founder of Netscape; worth $1.3 billion; not generally considered to be crazy.
By the way, when a CDC official says things like “We are asking the American public to prepare for the expectation that this might be bad,” that is a strong signal that we are f*cked.
“It’s not so much of a question of if this will happen in this country anymore but a question of when this will happen,” the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Dr. Nancy Messonnier told reporters.
A Wuhan-style adventure may be coming to a neighborhood near you, in a matter of weeks if not days.