California to lift most COVID-19 limits, freeing up businesses

Epidemiologist Andrew Noymer, an [associate] professor of disease prevention at the University of California, Irvine, agreed. He likened social distancing, capacity restrictions, masks and other precautions to “wearing a raincoat when it’s raining.” “Well it’s not raining right now, the numbers are incredibly low, so you can take off the rain coat,” Noymer told Reuters. It’s as simple as that.”