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Daily Journal
     January 22, 2021      #90-22 KDJ

Optimism the cure for pandemic of pessimism 

By Gary Moore

“The sky is falling! The end is near!” In a variety of words, we are hearing these dire warnings issued by the talking heads on television and on talk radio, daily. The fear then permeates into the minds and hearts of listeners who then spread it to their friends, family, and coworkers. Yes, fear and pessimism can travel just like a virus. Washing your hands and wearing masks won’t help. Social distancing will, but it requires far more than staying 6 feet away. Avoid the carriers of pessimism like the plague.

Pessimism is a tendency to see the worst aspect of things or believe that the worst will happen. Sound familiar? ...

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