Here is the short cut to the full COVID report for Friday.

The number of new cases has now increased from the same day of the previous week for 18 days in a row. The reported 67,000 new cases is the highest in the world, and the highest since April

In the red zone report for the USA: 14 states crossed the danger line in testing percentage, 23 in new cases, 3 in fatalities. The red zone area is expanding away from the central infection areas daily, as seen in Friday’s graph below, in which the red zones have now crept into Washington and Oregon.

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Variants of the virus that causes COVID-19 are now responsible for all cases in the United States. The original strain is no longer detected among variants circulating throughout the country.” That link leads to CDC’s weekly data review for this week.

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I’m glad she tried something new. I was running out of dumb-ass suggestive comments about golf. We already know she has good ball-washing technique, and her lessons can really straighten out your putter. And we know she hates the rough stuff.

Now at last I can make a really dumb joke about another subject.

I wonder if she ever considered music. I really have some great organ material.

And don’t get me started on harpsichords.

All bad jokes aside, she is one fine-lookin’ woman.