The End Is Closer Than Before

Image Courtesy: Marco Verch/Flickr IF after asking, Health Canada approves their vaccine for children ages 5-11… THEN Pfizer will look like the ultimate heroes… BECAUSE almost everyone would be safe from COVID-19. Although children under the age of five would not be available to get the shot, this would still be a major boost toContinue reading “The End Is Closer Than Before”

Freedom Along The 49th Parallel

Image Courtesy: Rob Gurdebeke/The Canadian Press IF the Canada-U.S. border is allowing those with mixed vaccines to cross when the land border re-opens… THEN it will, for the most part, be a return to pre-COVID times… BECAUSE other than producing a negative test when Canadians are returning home, the land border will finally be openContinue reading “Freedom Along The 49th Parallel”

It’s Finally Here

Image Courtesy: Marco Verch/Flickr IF Ontario’s vaccine app is now available for download… THEN the announcement should have been made before it was made available… BECAUSE this might seem like the app is either ready ahead of schedule, or released too early which will cause issues. Either way, it’s better than nothing. You can downloadContinue reading “It’s Finally Here”

It’s In Some People To Finally Give

Image Courtesy: Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press IF gay and bisexual men are finally allowed to donate blood plasma, albeit in a limited capacity… THEN it’s a start… BECAUSE they should not have to face questions about their sexual history. Some have praised the move, but others have (rightly) called for more people to be included.Continue reading “It’s In Some People To Finally Give”

Time To Follow Italy’s Lead?

Image Courtesy: Marco Verch/Flickr IF Italy’s implementation of the “Green Pass” is successful… THEN other countries might follow suit with similar mandates… BECAUSE despite violent protests in Rome denouncing the mandate, it will work. Those who do not want to use the pass and/or get vaccinated are effectively losing their livelihood, as Kyrie Irving (inContinue reading “Time To Follow Italy’s Lead?”

Pick A Venue, But Not Any Venue

Image Courtesy: Jason Rowe/Flickr IF some venues, like indoor sporting arenas, can operate with a full capacity, but other venues, like gyms and restaurants, cannot… THEN their only hope is that cases drop, and fast… BECAUSE they are not pleased that they cannot operate under a full capacity. Paramount Fine Foods CEO Mohamad Fakih wasContinue reading “Pick A Venue, But Not Any Venue”

More And More Reasons To Get Jabbed

Image Courtesy: Marco Verch/Flickr IF you know someone elsewhere in the country who is not vaccinated… THEN you can expect to see even less of them… BECAUSE the government’s new vaccine mandate is set to take effect. It’s becoming harder and harder to find a legitimate reason to not get the vaccine, as Andrew WigginsContinue reading “More And More Reasons To Get Jabbed”

Hindsight Is 20/20

Image Courtesy: Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press IF hindsight is 20/20… THEN the Canadian army must be feeling pretty silly right now… BECAUSE they started tracking the coronavirus in January 2020, yet they underestimated the virus’ threat. There was a chance to curb the virus’ effect, yet it was squandered. And here we are, in theContinue reading “Hindsight Is 20/20”

Don’t Get Your Hopes Up, Kids

Image Courtesy: Marco Verch/Flickr IF American regulators approve the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for kids by Halloween… THEN Canadian kids still won’t get the jab for a while… BECAUSE Pfizer and BioNTech have only submitted data to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Even though results are promising, supply chain issues and the timing of the originalContinue reading “Don’t Get Your Hopes Up, Kids”

The Good News And The Bad News

Image Courtesy: CTV News IF cases are rising in Alberta… THEN the third dose cannot come soon enough and lockdown measures should be implemented… BECAUSE things will end up catastrophic. Luckily, the National Advisory Committee on Immunization has recommended a third COVID-19 vaccine dose for those in long-term care homes. Unluckily, Alberta Premier Jason KenneyContinue reading “The Good News And The Bad News”