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Alabama Hospitals See Major Spike In Coronavirus Cases; Experiencing ICU Bed Shortage

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The coronavirus continues to be a true, genuine nightmare for American citizens all across the country, as it seems in many states the disease is making a comeback, just as we all started to get back to living our lives and reopening the economy.

Several major hospitals in the state of Alabama have been hit so hard by brand new cases of COVID-19 that they’ve begun to run out of ICU beds. The question we all need to ask now is if this nightmare will ever end. It certainly doesn’t feel like it.

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In the highly populated areas of Tuscaloosa, Montgomery, and Birmingham, beds in intensive care units are nearing capacity. The University of Alabama, Birmingham’s Dr. Jeanne Marazzo said some hospitals have been forced to move critical care patients to free up beds.

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“We are approaching a critical threshold for our capacity to care for patients with COVID and everything else we need to provide care for over the next several weeks,” Marazzo said.

Dr. Don Williamson, who works for the Alabama Hospital Association, stated that a whopping 82 percent of ICU beds in the state are now in use after the massive rise in new cases. This, ladies and gentlemen, is not a good sign.

Alabama health officials have recorded that more than 1,000 new cases were reported on Thursday, creating a new record for the southern state. According to Marazzo, residents need to start improving how they handle and apply social distancing measures to help slow the spread of the virus.

“We are giving the virus more of an opportunity to jump from one person to another,” Marazzo said.

There’s a little good news sprinkled in with the bad. A lot of hospitals in the state aren’t experiencing the same intense spike in cases. Some are reporting fairly small numbers of infections.

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WATCH: College Students Not Cheering for Team USA in Olympics Because America is Evil

A recent video of students at the University of South Florida found that many of them aren’t rooting for Team USA.

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A recent video of students at the University of South Florida found that many of them aren’t rooting for Team USA at the Olympics simply because they hate America. This is what our schools are teaching our kids to think, folks. From the lowest to the highest grades, our system of miseducation is teaching kids that America is evil and not worth supporting. Some of these woke, anti-American students spoke to Campus Reform ahead of the opening ceremony of the Wokeyo Olympics. And they said they won’t be watching because America isn’t worth rooting for. These privileged, hate-filled leftists said that they aren’t rooting for America: “I’m not going to be rooting for any team just because it’s some country that I live in…because the truth is, patriotism shouldn’t be that strong,” one student said. Another student said, “if you would’ve asked me in the last administration, maybe not.” Students also told Jacobson that they believed athletes should be able to protest during the Olympic Games and that U.S. athletes have no duty to represent the country in a positive light. One student said, “they have a duty to represent their country athletically, but they don’t have any obligation to represent it good or bad.” “I’m not proud to live in a country where I can’t even go down in my own neighborhood [without seeing] people putting up their Blue Lives Matter flags telling me that my life doesn’t matter,” another student said. “Given what’s been going on with this country and how divided our politics have been, there’s not really a reason to stand for one within the country, anyways,” a student exclaimed. WATCH: https://youtu.be/KCXPy5mRWYw Follow Warner Todd Huston on Facebook at: facebook.com/Warner.Todd.Huston.

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Wokesters Now Say You are a Racist if You Fear Pit Bull Dogs

In today’s episode of “You Stinkin’ Racist,” woke fanatics are now saying you are a racist if you fear the dangerous pit bull dog.

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In today’s episode of “You Stinkin’ Racist,” woke fanatics are now saying you are a racist if you fear the dangerous pit bull dog. The leftist activists at the Animal Farm Foundation recently declared that you are a racist if you fear pit bulls because the pit bull is “the black man’s dog” since it is popular with blacks. The non-profit claims that it is “dedicated to securing equal treatment and opportunity for pit bull dogs and their owners,” and aims to fight against “exclusionary dog breed restrictions in the housing insurance industry.” In other words, the group wants to smooth the way for pit bulls and their owners. The group also relies heavily on a “study” by Harvard Law School’s Ann Linder who wrote a paper titled “The Black Man’s Dog: The Social Context of Breed Specific Legislation.” Linder says that the pit bull has been “gang violence by urban youths, as well as the hip-hop music scene.” However, the pit bull has a bad reputation because it is a dangerous animal. Campus Reform pointed out that pit bulls represent about 6.5% of all dogs in the United States, yet the breed was responsible for 66% of total fatal dog attacks between 2005 and 2017. Oh, but it’s all about racism, you see. You don’t fear pit bulls because the breed is powerful and dangerous. No, you fear pit bulls because you are a racist. The left is never happy unless it is re-fashion reality to its fantasy world. Follow Warner Todd Huston on Facebook at: facebook.com/Warner.Todd.Huston.

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