5. The other AEA — Actors’ Equity Association — lifted mask mandates some while ago. It is not too late for our AEA — American Economics Association — to follow suit and avoid embarrassment. Isn’t part of science being able to admit you were wrong? Who exactly is still doing a mask mandate right now? I’ve been to plenty of events and plenty of other countries.
6. Additional things to be thankful for. Large and small.