Thursday assorted links by Tyler Cowen May 6, 2021 at 1:39 pm 1. Robin Hanson reasons it out. 2. New estimate is 905,000 U.S. deaths from the pandemic so far, 6.9 million worldwide. 3. Who reads the Daily Mail? 4. Derek Lowe on breaking vaccine patents. 5. “Three dollar store chains will make up almost half of all the new stores opening up in the United States this year…” Update: Ryan Decker says nope!