1. Gottlieb and McClellan, both former FDA heads, call for accelerated vaccine approval for designated groups, without relaxation of broader standards (WSJ).
6. Open-air winter schools in New England, in pre-complacency times.
7. Life on Venus? No one cares about that either…(NYT) As a kid I was convinced there was life on Venus, and was never persuaded by the impossibility arguments. So today (while this remains uncertain) I am feeling ever so slightly vindicated in one of my earlier specific beliefs.