[ExI] Even India and Haiti do it better

Dylan Distasio interzone at gmail.com
Thu May 7 17:38:41 UTC 2020

John, a serious question, what is the point of constantly posting updated
US numbers here?  Even if we suppose the IFR is close to the flu, there are
still unfortunately going to be some deaths here.

Although you'll probably again label me a Trump supporter, I'd also point
out that US hospitals are incentivized financially to report CV-19 deaths
instead of other causes.   NY is particularly incentivized under their
reporting system:


On Thu, May 7, 2020 at 1:33 PM John Clark via extropy-chat <
extropy-chat at lists.extropy.org> wrote:

> On Thu, May 7, 2020 at 11:45 AM John Clark <johnkclark at gmail.com> wrote:
> > My figure on the number of deaths in the USA badly needs upgrading
>> because it was made way back in the olden days of 3 hours ago, the old
>> number was 74,810, the new number is 74,962 deaths.
> And that number is also wrong because its 33 minutes old, the new figure
> is 75,490 deaths.
>  John K Clark
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