I noticed a lot more cars in the parking lot at the local Hardware Store. I also encountered a lot more traffic on my way to Staples than I have encountered for the past three weeks.
These are signs that Americans are becoming restless and are starting to question the necessity and economically-devastating duration of the lockdown.
Some states are starting to lift the lockdown restrictions, in whole or in part, as the number of new Covid-19 cases has slowed or flattened. As president Trump previously noted, it makes eminent sense for each state to determine whether conditions warrant a lessening of the lockdown
Some on the left are criticizing the decisions, mostly because governors in those states that are in the process of terminating the lockdown are all Republican. What a surprise.
Progressive commentators and pundits are mocking the decision to end the lockdown by some of the Southern state governors as a reflection of their limited intelligence. Those who are against removing the lockdown, have been characterizing the consequences in the most apocalyptic terms. In addition, progressives have drawn an arrow from their spent quiver and accused those governors