Which didn’t happen

Last year I had the crazy idea to present my partner with an unusual Valentine/birthday gift. Hamilton had recently become a hot commodity in our home, and I decided we were going to fly to New York to see it on Broadway. Even more unusual, I chose to present the surprise trip as a tale told through Magic: The Gathering cards. You see, we’re humongous nerds and the incredible storytelling power of Throne of Eldraine showcased the game’s ability to spin tales beyond the cards themselves. …


December 17, 2020

Recorded at 1:15pm PST

Source: Johns Hopkins CSSE Global COVID-19 Dashboard

Data

Deltas are since November 24 (23 days ago)

lobal cases: 74.7M (Δ 15.2M)
Global deaths: 1.66M (Δ 260K)
Global case-fatality ratio: 2.2%
US cases: 17.1M (Δ 4.7M)
US deaths: 310K (Δ 52K)
US case-fatality ratio: 1.8%
Percentage of US population infected: 5.19% (roughly 1 in 19)


November 24, 2020

Recorded at 11:15am PST

Source: Johns Hopkins CSSE Global COVID-19 Dashboard

Data

Deltas are since November 6 (18 days ago)

Global cases: 59.5M (Δ 10.4M)
Global deaths: 1.4M (Δ 160K)
Global case-fatality ratio: 2.4%
US cases: 12.4M (Δ 2.71M)
US deaths: 258K (Δ 22K)
US case-fatality ratio: 2.1%
Percentage of US population infected: 3.75% (roughly 1 in 27)


November 6, 2020

Recorded at 1:50pm PST

Source: Johns Hopkins CSSE Global COVID-19 Dashboard

Data

Deltas are since late August

Global cases: 49.1M (Δ 25.6M or 152%)
Global deaths: 1.24M (Δ 430K or 134%)
Global case-fatality ratio: 2.5%
US cases: 9.69M (Δ 3.96M or 140%)
US deaths: 236K (Δ 59K or 125%)
US case-fatality ratio: 2.4%
Percentage of US population infected: 2.9% (roughly 1 in 34)


August 24, 2020

Recorded at 2:30pm PST

Source: Johns Hopkins CSSE Global COVID-19 Dashboard

Data

Deltas are over the past month

Global cases: 23.5M (Δ 8.2M)
Global deaths: 810K (Δ 184K)
Global case-fatality ratio: 3.4%
US cases: 5.73M (Δ 1.73M)
US deaths: 177K (Δ 33K)
US case-fatality ratio: 3.1%
Percentage of US population infected: 1.7% (roughly 1 in 58)


July 23, 2020

Recorded at 3:45pm PST

Data

Global cases: 15.3M
Global deaths: 626K
Global case-fatality ratio: 4%
US cases: 4M
US deaths: 144K
US case-fatality ratio: 3.6%
Percentage of US population infected: 1.2% (roughly 1 in 82)


July 13, 2020

Recorded at 4pm PST

Source: Johns Hopkins CSSE Global COVID-19 Dashboard

Data

Global cases: 13M
Global deaths: 571K
Global case-fatality ratio: 4.4%
US cases: 3.3M
US deaths: 135K
US case-fatality ratio: 4%
Percentage of US population infected: 1%


July 6, 2020

Recorded at 2pm PST

Source: Johns Hopkins CSSE Global COVID-19 Dashboard

Data

Global cases: 11.5M
Global deaths: 535K
Global case-fatality ratio: 4.6%
US cases: 2.9M
US deaths: 130K
US case-fatality ratio: 4.5%
Percentage of US population infected: 0.88% (roughly 1 in 113)


June 29, 2020

Recorded at 1pm PST

Source: Johns Hopkins CSSE Global COVID-19 Dashboard

Data

Global cases: 10.2M
Global deaths: 502K
Global case-fatality ratio: 5%
US cases: 2.5M
US deaths: 125K
US case-fatality ratio: 5%
Percentage of US population infected: 0.77% (roughly 1 in 130)


June 23, 2020

Recorded at 8:15am PST

Source: Johns Hopkins CSSE Global COVID-19 Dashboard

Data

Global cases: 9.131M
Global deaths: 472K
Global case-fatality ratio: 5.2%
US cases: 2.313M
US deaths: 120K
US case-fatality ratio: 5.2%
Percentage of US population infected: 0.7% (roughly 1 in 143)

Andrew Coomes

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