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* Keep in mind that Germany has done a much better job than the United States in containing the virus …

German Chancellor Angela Merkel: "Nobody likes to hear it, but it's the truth. We are not experiencing the final phase of this crisis, we are still in its infancy. We will have to live with this virus for a long time yet."
– David P Gelles (@gelles), April 23, 2020

Despite Merkel's quote, try to keep the conversation focused on Illinois and please be kind to one another.