The tortured world of Steptoe and Son
a day ago
I watched a documentary about it where it was claimed that was perhaps the first comedy on TV to use professional actors rather than comedians who switched over to TV.
Daily chart - American restaurants are struggling to fill tables weeks after reopening
7 days ago
Yes, and many restaurant and hospitality businesses make their profit off the lunchtime or dinnertime rush when the place is full
A coronavirus vaccine would solve a lot of problems — if we use it
11 days ago
SUBMISSION STATEMENT It is hard enough to persuade the oldies who are chronically sick to vaccinate! What chance healthy young adults for a COVID vaccine?
"Despite the pneumococcal vaccine’s well-documented ability to reduce death and suffering, only 42 percent of healthy people over 65 report receiving it. The vaccination rate for pneumonia climbs to 78 percent for seniors with four or more chronic conditions. Vaccination rates are a little better for influenza, with 69 percent of people over 65 receiving the flu shot."