Vrijdag 10 April 2020
1
Infection fatality ratio in one German town: 0.37%
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
What is it like to be a philosopher? Ann-Sophie Barwich edition
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
Open thread for departments to post pertinent updates about admissions/financial aid/budgetary issues
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
Blood pressure meds and COVID-19, once again
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
Our fascination with apocalyptic scenarios
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
6
Warmke on Manne
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
7
New German study of infection and virus transmission (the problem, again, is close contact, not doorknobs!)
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
8
How universities can open next fall
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Donderdag 09 April 2020
1
Best introductory texts to philosophy of law?
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
10% of high school seniors (in new survey) who had been planning on college may be changing their plans
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
COVID-19 responses white papers...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
Are ventilators being overused for COVID-19 treatment?
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Woensdag 08 April 2020
1
Should students sitting on admissions offers with financial aid accept before other schools do what Arizona did?
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
University of Arizona did not revoke funding from PhD students who had accepted offers of admission...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
COVID-19 is an 18-month problem, not an April or May problem--we won't be done with this until we get a vaccine
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
More signs of the times: University of Chicago announces cost-cutting measures in light of the pandemic and the economic consequences
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
Lucretius on pandemics
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
6
Reaction formation watch: orthodox Israeli minister who said the coronavirus was "divine punishment" for homosexuality...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Dinsdag 07 April 2020
1
"Smart quarantine" doesn't seem too smart
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
Richard Marshall interviews Corey Dyck (Western Ontario)...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
New study of nearly 1600 patients requiring intensive care in Northern Italy
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
The AAUP and financial exigency, redux
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
Migrant workers, including undocumented ones, now deemed "essential" workers by DHS...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
6
In Memoriam: Mark Steiner (1942-2020)
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Maandag 06 April 2020
1
CDC to begin studies to determine how widespread the virus really is...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
Legal ramifications of triage in the event of shortages of, e.g., ventilators
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
More on making videos of philosophy lectures...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
In Memoriam: J.R. Lucas (1929-2020)
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
Coronavirus case counts are relative to the number of tests being done...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Zondag 05 April 2020
1
Coronavirus in Chicago (and Illinois): a timeline
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
Fascists never rest, Trump edition
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
Great moments in obscure rock 'n' roll: Daddy Cool, "Eagle Rock," 1971
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Zaterdag 04 April 2020
1
How a civilized country with competent political leadership deals with the coronavirus
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
Another very funny Trump joke (from a couple of years ago, but still apt!)
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
Should current job seekers be worried about offers that have not been accepted?
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Vrijdag 03 April 2020
1
Putting ventilators for COVID-19 in perspective
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
In one California county, 30% of COVID-19 cases are traceable to church gatherings...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
What is an "aerosol" and does it matter if the coronavirus can survive as an aerosol?
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
Pop singer Shakira taking online ancient philosophy course with Penn's Susan Sauve Meyer
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
How far out are you cancelling work-related trips?
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Donderdag 02 April 2020
1
Pandemic Moral Failures: How Conventional Morality Kills
Auteur Richard Y Chappell, Source: Philosophy et cetera
2
Gardner from Bowling Green to Florida
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
Trump models distancing...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
It's not just exposure to the virus that counts: it's how much exposure, and how much virus
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
The morbid reactionary fantasies of Adrian Vermeule
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
6
In Memoriam: George Dickie (1926-2020)
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
7
Coronavirus and food safety
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
8
When polio was epidemic
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Woensdag 01 April 2020
1
Is age an independent variable in severe cases of COVID-19 or is it just that known co-morbidities increase with age?
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
From the frontlines of the pandemic in NYC
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
Richard Marshall interviews John Tillson (Liverpool Hope)...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
Bad signs for the academic job market in 2020-21
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
Fascists never rest: Orban uses pandemic as opportunity to seize power to "rule by decree"
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Dinsdag 31 Maart 2020
1
New books each month is on hold for awhile
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
"Capitalism, Social Democracy and Socialism: Which is Right for America?": the debate video is now online
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
More evidence that social distancing is working: Kinsa thermometers recording fewer fevers
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
Signs of the times
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
Have any universities discussed plans for next fall?
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
6
I am guessing John Ionnadas will come to regret his essay from last week
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
7
Support doctors and nurses (and really all of us)
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Maandag 30 Maart 2020
1
"Don’t panic wash your hands a lot never leave your home don’t touch your face"
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
As usual, religious zealots are a threat to human well-being
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
National survey of those charged with preventing infections in healthcare facilities
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
Our future has arrived in Germany...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
Some advice for teaching philosophy on-line...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
6
The issue isn't the *total* number of cases, it's the per capita rate of confirmed cases
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Zondag 29 Maart 2020
1
How to move forward
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
China excluding asymptomatic cases that are positive for the new coronavirus from its offical counts
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
Rhode Island police hunting down New Yorkers seeking refuge
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
4
Ivanhoe from Sungkyunkwan to Georgetown
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
5
The next worry on the horizon: sick healthcare workers
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
6
Even in the midst of a pandemic...
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


Zaterdag 28 Maart 2020
1
Great moments in obscure rock 'n' roll: Tyrannosaurus Rex, "Hot Rod Mama," 1968
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
2
Convalescent plasma to treat COVID-19?
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports
3
A new study of the seasonal variabiltiy of the new coronavirus
Auteur Brian Leiter, Source: Leiter Reports


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