[ Politics ] Open Question : Check out the flu vs corona virus numbers. Remember: There were no shutdowns with the flu but shutdowns with coronavirus. Any questions? CDC estimates that between October 1, 2019 and April 4, 2020 (6+ months) the flu killed between 29,000 and 62,000 people with NO SHUTDOWNS. Covid-19 has killed over 81,000 in 5 months WITH SHUTDOWNS.