The Reality of Corona Virus sweeps through the West as Italy becomes a warning beacon of what’s to come…
Italy pasta shortage: “There wasn’t this much panic when WWII started…”
Australia starts to panic: “Did you just cough at me?” (March 9th)
Australia supermarket: A woman and her daughter hoarding a cart full of toilet paper is confronted and attacked. “I just want one pack!” “No.” (March 9th)
Americans start to panic:
American blames media for overhyping and praises China: “I’m reacting to other people reacting”
America: Costco employees open doors, people rush for toilet paper.
Egypt: Locals being racist towards a Chinese man, verbally abusing him, kicking him out of an Uber, and yelling “corona!”. The man begs to be picked up, everyone drives by. (March 11th)
Thailand: Gangs of monkeys fight over food since tourist are no longer there to feed them. (March 11th) Foreshadowing for our species? Hopefully not.
Italy: People of Sienna sing a popular song, “Viva la Nostra Siena”, from inside their houses to stay strong during the lockdown. (March 13th)
Italy learning to cope with the quarantine (March 7th, southern Sicily)
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I love watching videos of peoples genuine reactions to real world events. But I also understand Coronavirus 24/7 gets old fast.
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