by Tim Jones, American Thinker:
There is a meme that has been going viral on Facebook, saying, “Stay calm and wash your hands” with regard to the coronavirus scare. That is certainly good advice. It might be a good follow-up to caution those on social media to “Stay calm and avoid the hype” with regard to the blazing headlines and stories across all of the various media platforms. If one didn’t know better, the coronavirus outbreak has been the second coming of the bubonic plague, more commonly referred to as Black Death, that wiped out a third of the European population in the mid-1300s.