Life in Seattle with Coronavirus

As a real person living in Seattle, I can confidently say that majority of people here are not spooked by the coronavirus. And I don’t just sense that here, I sense that throughout the West coast. While whole countries, like Italy, are being locked down, most Seattlelites are continuing to live their “normal lives” as much as possible. Friends telling me I’m over-reacting when I wear a scarf to cover my nose and mouth and use hand sanitizer before eating outside or after touching public handles and surfaces. “It’s not that big of a deal,” is the resounding response I hear from Americans in low-risk groups. Read More