News and other Things I’ve found interesting May 6th 2020

Another Wednesday of sheltering in place with money problems and a broken bike which is unrideable to get me out of house for a bit daily. Thanks for reading yet another daily list here. Hopefully you get paid for the work you do.

Opinion | On Amtrak Trains, There Are Still Passengers

Small Clubs Are Where Rock History Is Made. How Many Will Survive?

Are you washing your sheets enough during the pandemic? Here’s what experts advise

This might seem gross to many. But I honestly can’t recall living with anyone who washed their sheets weekly. Monthly yes – but not weekly.

You Can Still Use Laundromats Safely During the Coronavirus Pandemic. Just Take a Few Precautions First.

How Kushner’s Volunteer Force Led a Fumbling Hunt for Medical Supplies

Models Project Sharp Rise in Deaths as States Reopen

Miami police officers patrol an empty downtown on horseback during coronavirus pandemic

The Keys can reopen a little starting Monday. But without tourists, is it worth it?

Old Florida Key Lime Pie Company Illinois State Fair

Steve’s Authentic Key Lime Pies van New York

Shut-down shops in the Florida Keys start to reopen. But where are the customers?

What are ‘superspreader’ events and how have they caused coronavirus outbreaks in US?

State health department tells university COVID-19 modeling team to stop work, limits data access

Disney’s Shanghai theme park to reopen May 11 with precautions; what about US parks?

Disney’s Shanghai theme park will reopen May 11, but no word on when Orlando will follow suit

Disney sets Shanghai Disneyland reopening date as theme parks take $1 billion hit

Publix confirms 3 more Orlando-area employees test positive for coronavirus

Florida coronavirus update for Wednesday: Deaths top 1,500 with more than 38,000 cases

Coronavirus at Smithfield pork plant: The untold story of America’s biggest outbreak

Precautions in place after COVID-19 outbreak at Beardstown pork plant

JBS resumes operations at Worthington pork plant

Dallas salon owner jailed for reopening in violation of court order

Salem salon reopens in defiance of Gov. Kate Brown’s orders; protesters show support

Ex-chef for ‘Queen of Versailles’ Jackie Siegel alleges in a lawsuit that she sexually harassed him

David Siegel’s Westgate timeshare company wanted to use government aid to promote its resorts, email shows

Florian Schneider was a co-founder of Kraftwerk, the highly influential German electronic band.

Kraftwerk is a German band formed in Düsseldorf in 1970 by Ralf Hütter and Florian Schneider.

Takuo Aoyagi was a Japanese engineer who developed technology that made the modern pulse oximeter possible

I have put that technology to use fairly regularly past few years.

John Ericson is best known for his role as Sam Bolt in the TV detective series “Honey West,”

Anne Francis was cast as Honey West, a sexy private investigator.

She gets a mention in a Two and a Half Men episode.

Does This Smell Funny to You? Two and a Half Men Wiki

Orson Bean – Norman Two and a Half Men Wiki

60s TV commercials: Honey West, The FBI ads etc.

Honey West (TV series)

Millie Small was a Jamaican singer who had a hit in 1964 with “My Boy Lollipop,”

Millie – My boy lollipop 1973

Arizona priest accused of sending inappropriate pictures to a juvenile

Kingman man found dead after reported assault stemming from loud music complaint