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The Scribbler is trying to understand why anyone would take ivermectin, a medicine ordinarily used to treat parasitic infections in animals, to combat COVID-19. Thousands of people are taking the stuff. At least two people have died after ingesting ivermectin in New Mexico. Others have suffe…

So, COVID-19 has killed more Americans than the 1918 Spanish influenza — previously the deadliest disease in U.S. history. The Spanish flu killed an estimated 675,000 Americans. COVID-19 has killed nearly 700,000 — a tad more than two of every 1,000 residents of the United States.

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