Last weekend, hordes of Americans still turned out to dine and drink, the coronavirus be damned.
Joe Pinsker"They were out, and they didn't really care," a bartender in D.C. told me about the hundreds of customers he had last Saturday night.
My latest in @TheAtlantic is about why many people underestimate the dangers of pandemics
As the disease caused by the coronavirus has spread in a nursing home near Seattle, other facilities around the country are implementing plans to mitigate risk.
Joe PinskerOne health expert I interviewed called nursing homes a “soup cauldron” of infection and transmission.
My latest in @TheAtlantic, about the preparations that long-term care facilities are making as the coronavirus spreads
Many Americans are fascinated by the child-rearing practices of other countries, but those practices might be harder to import than they seem.
Joe PinskerAmericans are, after centuries of looking almost exclusively to other Americans for parenting guidance, starting to search abroad for other ways to raise kids. My latest in @TheAtlantic explores why