Why So Serious? (Covid-19)

A friend shared with me a video in which the funny yet controversial comedian and political commentator Bill Maher expressed the need for people to get over their fears and timidity when it comes to Covid-19. With his classic sardonic wit he details all of the instances on a daily basis we’re exposed to microorganisms, and that we have the right to life, the right to live our lives, and our current social distancing measures are a bridge too far.

On one hand I agree with Bill’s sentiment, people have a tendency to overreact and even with Covid-19 people choose to overreact. The…