The Real Reason to Wear a Mask Much of the confusion around masks stems from the conflation of two very different uses. https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/04/dont-wear-mask-yourself/610336/ This op-ed from Libertarian David Colborne presents another point of view. Nevada is not reopening, ready or not https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/nevada-is-not-reopening-ready-or-not I thought this Las Vegas Weekly article had some words that might comfort some VMBers. MOURNING CHANGE: IF YOU’RE FEELING DOWN ABOUT THE LOSS OF A LIFESTYLE, YOU’RE NOT ALONE https://lasvegasweekly.com/news/2020/apr/30/mourning-change-if-youre-feeling-down-about-the-lo/ Allegiant Airlines to provide masks, gloves and wipes to passengers https://www.8newsnow.com/news/local-news/allegiant-air-to-provide-masks-gloves-and-wipes-to-passengers/ Casino designers suggest resorts take an approach where ‘guests and staff feel safe’ https://www.cdcgamingreports.com/casinos-designers-suggest-resorts-take-an-approach-where-guests-and-staff-feel-safe/ The trouble with tourists Will sacrifices of Nevadans be for naught upon reopening? https://www.nevadacurrent.com/2020/05/04/the-trouble-with-tourists/ And I wanted to point out that the Nevada Independent has teamed up with WSOP to offer a charity tournament this weekend, May 10th. https://www.wsop.com/promotions/nevada-independent/nv/ If you're itching for a poker tournament, this is an opportunity to help out some local journalism.