The trajectory the US is currently on, in terms of

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Posted by ej on March 12, 2020 at 09:26:57

In Reply to: The NCAA makes around $1 Billion a year. 90% comes from March posted by mh on March 12, 2020 at 08:33:07

the spread of this virus, correlates to Italy. If drastic measures aren't implemented immediately the US health care system, like Italy's, will be overwhelmed in a matter of weeks. That means hospitals will be turning away people, medical staff will be getting sick, more people will die, and the way the world works the pandemic will spread more rapidly and more widespread globally. Maybe this doesn't happen, but right now that's what the evidence is telling us. Is all this worth the gamble of playing basketball games, having concerts, large political rallies etc? Right now every Italian business, except grocery stores and pharmacies, has been ordered to close. That's us if we don't do these things now like cancelling large athletic events and discouraging as much as possible large crowds and unnecessary travel.

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