A while ago, I noted that we were vaccinating the equivalent of one Australia every three days. Yesterday, we vaccinated the equivalent of one Australia in a day. If there was a ‘Vaccine Olympics’ we’d be on top of the podium, with a Gold medal and a new world record…
Left France after negative test for COVID19 Arrived in Tokyo Tested again Installed two tracking apps. I have Japan’s own vaccine passport but will still have to spend 3 days at a crappy APA Hotel, owned by Abe’s crazy pal Also: luggage didn’t arrive But I have extra socks!
🚨ACTION NEEDED: 32 Afghans are stuck at the Polish-Belarus border following pushbacks by Polish authorities to Belarus in August. Write a letter to Polish authorities demanding they grant these asylum-seekers opportunities for protection in Poland ⬇️
From July 27-29, @Simone_Biles accounted for 64% of all athlete mentions in tweets that mentioned the handle of any U.S. Olympians during the Tokyo Games.
5-yr jail term finalized for 90-year-old blamed for fatal Tokyo car crash
Tokyo has a huge problem with perverts on public transportation... and the police want women to fight back!
Leaving the restaurant at 8pm per guidelines under Tokyo state of emergency, and yet … still a full house. Some people got seated minutes ago. Most people here are watching the Japan-NZ men’s Olympic soccer quarterfinals.
Congratulations to Prime Minister Abe of Japan, and the IOC, on their very wise decision to present the Olympics in 2021. It will be a great success, and I look forward to being there!