• South Park Jumps to the Future, Kills Off in Post COVID Special

    7 days ago - By TV Line

    You think you've aged a lot during the pandemic? You've got nothing on the boys - sorry, make that men - of South Park, who reunite under tragic circumstances in the new Post COVID special, now streaming on Paramount+. The hourlong event picks up far into the future, decades after the show's core four have stopped...
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  • Dr. Marc Siegel: Johannesburg Covid-19 Variant Appears to be ‘Highly Contagious'

    Dr. Marc Siegel: Johannesburg Covid-19 Variant Appears to be ‘Highly Contagious'

    7 days ago - By Mediaite

    Dr. Marc Siegel said Thursday the fresh Covid-19 variant out of Johannesburg, South Africa, appeared to be the “highly contagious” variant behind 2,500 new cases in the region.
    “I've said before... I'm not always as concerned about these variants of concern, but these - this one, B.1.1.529, does concern me,” Siegel said in an interview with Fox News' Mike Emanuel. “It's got 32 mutations in the spike protein, which is how the virus spreads. And in the province around Johannesburg, there's about 2,500 new cases over the past day, and they think - not proven yet - that this is the predominant...
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  • New, Heavily-Mutated Covid Variant Identified In Africa, Called “A Big Jump In Evolution”

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    The U.K. added six African countries to its travel quarantine list on Thursday after a new, potentially more-transmissible variant of Covid-19 was identified there. Those countries are: South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho and Eswatini, according to the BBC. Twenty-two positive cases of the variant, currently being called B.1.1.529, have been recorded in South Africa,...
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