How will Covid-19/Coronavirus Affect my Alternative Investment Portfolio? Part 42: December 12th

Updated: Feb 8

Third death wave continues to run amok as U.S. shatters grisly first wave record; Crystal ball: Infections climb as mobile data shows record numbers of Americans spent Thanksgiving away from home; World round up: South Korea stumbles, Sweden struggles, and rest of Europe continues to turn the corner; State Review: “We have forgotten who we are". Third virus wave continues to batter beleaguered U.S. hospitals; Georgia’s bellwether economic recovery: revisited in 1 week; Economy pummeled by surging wave of new unemployment; Financial cliff: Progress continues despite distractions and political shenanigans; "The tidal wave is coming": 12 million renters will owe staggering average of $5850 in back rent and utilities by end of year; Dr. Fauchi warns of "Dark January" from holiday one-two punch; Food banks face their own “food cliff”; Single-family rentals in suburbs boosted by mass exodus out of urban centers; FDA grants Emergency Use Authorization to first Covid-19 vaccine in the U.S.;U.S. hopes of summer 2021 vaccination delivery relies on successful testing of two un-tried vaccines and higher compliance from a skeptical public; Sanofi-GlaxoSmithKline vaccine flunks out of phase 3 human trials; Genius or desperation? AstraZeneca will try to supercharge its disappointing Covid-19 Vaccine by testing it with Russia’s controversial Sputnik V; The 6-foot rule continues to crumble as student catches Covid-19 from a stranger 20 feet away after only five minutes; Update on my portfolio strategy.