John Hinderaker says:

It looks increasingly unlikely that COVID-19 deaths in the US will exceed those we suffered two years ago due to the seasonal flu. Do you remember that news story? That shutdown, with catastrophic costs to tens of millions? I don’t.

Indeed, no.

And wasn’t it just yesterday that I had somebody wailing that the end of the world was nigh because there were lot of people wanting to open up the economy again?