Nope. It was just a fluke caused by higher than usual recoveries in yesterday's reports. The number of active cases is still climbing, and actually it seems to be accelerating 😞
@codewiz [...] some worry that Japan is under a false sense of security, and its merely a ticking time bomb.
Wait and see?
But why the "bomb" would explose after Europe and USA... It should has happened before or at the same time...
Fox News: "COVID-10 PANDEMIC ACCELERATING..."
Me: is COVID-10 another name for CHINA VIRUS, like Trump calls it in official speeches?
@codewiz Probably more people is getting tested now? 🤷♂️
@tagomago As my friend said: "now that there's no Olympics scheduled for the year, there's no reason to keep the stats low"
@codewiz I didn't want to say it myself (in order to not feed conspiracy theories about this), BUT...
@codewiz Ah, regarding this I liked the last part of this story ("Cultural factors working against testing"): https://www.japantimes.co.jp/community/2020/04/01/general/japan-culture-low-covid-19-numbers/
@codewiz And 45 cases today, it seems:
@globalc Today my friend said: "now that there's no olympics scheduled for the year, there's no reason to keep the stats low"
😂... 😥... 😰... 😭
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