“There’s no scientific evidence that these masks protect dogs from either infectious diseases or air pollutants,” Anne Kimmerlein, DVM, MPVM, DACVPM — a veterinary epidemiologist for VCA Animal Hospitals—told PEOPLE. “Dogs’ faces have a lot more variation than human faces do, meaning that a face mask designed to fit one type or breed of dog is unlikely to fit most others. Additionally, we cannot explain to a dog why we are putting something potentially scary or uncomfortable on their face.” … [Read more...] about Vet Expert Urges Pet Owners to ‘Not Overreact’ Over Confirmed Coronavirus Cases in Cats and Dogs
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“Every year on opening day we come together to hope, to believe, to be part of a community. Opening Day may be postponed, but unity, hope, and community don’t have to be,” he says in the clip. “This is a team game played by individuals and every one of us has a role to play. Even though we are apart, we can come together.” … [Read more...] about Will the MLB Kick Off Their Season in Arizona Next Month Despite the Coronavirus Pandemic?
A man in Thailand was caught on video spitting into another man's face as the two of them were boarding a train on March 31. Later, that same man who spit on the unsuspecting passer-by was found dead on the train from coronavirus. TMZ obtained some surveillance footage from the scene, which you can see here. … [Read more...] about Video Shows Man Reportedly Infected With Coronavirus Spitting on Passenger Before Dying on Train
"After a sudden onset of COVID-19 symptoms, John was hospitalized on Thursday (3/26). He was intubated Saturday evening, and continues to receive care, but his situation is critical," Fiona wrote in a statement at the time. "This is hard news for us to share. But so many of you have loved and supported John over the years,we wanted to let you know, and give you the chance to send more of that love and support now. And know that we love you, and John loves you." In response to the recent news about his passing, many celebrities have taken to social to share their own love for the late legend. … [Read more...] about John Prine’s Death Spurs Reactions From Emmy Rossum, Stephen Colbert and More Celebrities
Prine was a giant in the folk music world, winning two Best Contemporary Folk Album Grammys for The Missing Years (1992) and Fair & Square (2006). Throughout his career, Prine was honored by the Americana Music Awards, and inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame. He also garnered a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Recording Academy earlier this year. Prine was a massive influence on singer-songwriters across genres, including Justin Vernon, Bruce Springsteen and Margo Price (see below for social media posts about Prine from his fans and peers). Among his admirers were Johnny Cash, Roger Waters and Bob Dylan, who said of him in an interview, “Prine’s stuff is pure Proustian existentialism. Midwestern mindtrips to the nth degree. And he writes beautiful songs.” … [Read more...] about John Prine, Legendary Singer-Songwriter, Dead at 73