According to the CDC website, "Being Chinese or Asian American does not increase the chance of getting or spreading COVID-19. People, including those of Asian descent, are not at greater risk of acquiring and spreading [it] than other Americans. Viruses cannot target people from specific populations, ethnicities or racial backgrounds." … [Read more...] about Coronavirus Long-Term Impact Affects More Than Health
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“If somebody told me I couldn’t go out and get a drink,” K.P. Sykes said, “I’d lose my mind.” The doors to his Park Slope bar, The Armory, were propped open, and a bartender was perched at a table facing Fourth Avenue. Bottles of beer and wine were lined up along with caramel-colored cocktails in glass jars sealed tight with corks. A pile of bright yellow fruit completed the effect: This was a lemonade stand for grown-ups. … [Read more...] about The toilet paper had armed guards, and other coronavirus stories
If your item is perishable, wipe down the container with disinfectant and put it in the refrigerator immediately. Try to isolate it from other items in your fridge. Wait one to three days, then wipe it down again before opening. Any fresh ingredients like fruits or vegetables should be carefully washed with soap immediately before storage and wash again before consuming. … [Read more...] about Sanitizing Amazon boxes, taking Uber and getting food properly during the coronavirus pandemic
Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Monday enacting the temporary closure of all Minnesota restaurants and bars to dine-in customers. He also ordered the temporary closure of public places, including theaters, museums, fitness centers, and community clubs. … [Read more...] about Lunds & Byerlys: 1st Hour Is For ‘Higher Risk’ Shoppers
"Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu/Let's Go Eevee" (Nintendo Switch): At their core, Pokémon games are simply "rock, paper, scissors" with a few more rules. Water Pokémon beats fire Pokémon, fire Pokémon burns grass, grass defeats water, and so on. There are more variations of this, but it rarely gets more complicated. Plus, the Pokémon story might feed your competitive spirit since the games are all about "catching them all" and advancing as a Pokémon trainer. While Pokémon Sword and Shield are the newer game, the Let's Go titles of 2018 are remakes of the 90s originals, which introduced an entire generation to the role-playing game concept. There's no better place to start. … [Read more...] about So you want to be a gamer. Here’s how you can start.