The CDC director struck a new tone of urgency on Thursday about the coronavirus pandemic, warning that the U.S. is at “another pivotal point in this pandemic” as the highly infectious Delta variant rips through communities with low rates of vaccination.
@nytimes Other outlets are reporting the White House announced spending on high risk congregate settings, not "high risk congregant settings," @SherylNYT, and congregate is the correct word here so I suspect they're right. A congregant is, e.g., a member of a synagogue.
@nytimes The NYT’s used to be practically the Bible when I was growing up. My parents didn’t believe anything unless they “saw it in the NYT’s…” Now I consider you as reliable as the National Enquirer.