Baseball’s annual All-Star break would begin tomorrow … if this were a normal, pandemic-free world. Which it’s not.
It is …
… a cheese on apple pie, Wile E. Coyote catches the Roadrunner, messed up, all wrong, pandemic-full world.
It is a cat’s hairball atop a dead cactus atop that moldy slimy thing in the back of the fridge atop the mouse that died under the couch that we didn’t know about until … that smell … world.
It is horrible.
It is a world where Mike Trout’s mother tweets a photo of Mike Trout wearing a mask while playing because she wants to encourage people to wear masks because a lot of people seem to not understand the concept of how masks work to mitigate the spread of disease.
And, “Wear a mask so you won’t die or make other people sick” is, apparently, not encouragement enough for some people.
Sorry. Wandered off. Continue reading