Colorado animal shelter empty as adoptions rise amid quarantinePosted by Robert Leonard / March 28, 2020
And now for a bit of good news amidst the flood of bad news caused by the COVID pandemic: a Colorado Springs animal shelter is totally empty following a wave of adoptions. Humans, stuck inside for weeks, have flocked to the shelter to scoop up every available pet. It’s a perfect time to acclimate a new family member to your home, in case you’re feeling lonely!
Cheesecake Factory CEO and chairman David Overton has told landlords for all its locations that it won’t be paying rent for awhile. It is not recommended that you try this at home. COVID has caused the restaurant to totally close 27 restaurants temporarily while shifting others to carry-out only.
In far less hilarious news, the mayor of Atlanta has warned that her city’s ICU units are full. If cases surge there, we may see scenes like those in Europes, with hospital patients spilling into the hallways.
The entire country of India is on lockdown as the Prime Minister ordered its 1.3 billion citizens to stay home. A religious leader in India has been called a “super spreader” after visiting several villages while sick with COVID. As a result, tens of thousands of people are now under quarantine.