Look at these headlines:
Millennials at Higher Risk?
Layoffs Just Starting, Forecasts Bleak
Jobless Rate Could Hit 20%
The coronavirus is pure heaven to online news services looking for clickbait and a dream come true to news networks and publications.
Fear sells, but it also reduces hope.
In all of this, finding ways to have hope and not give up on it is the main thing during a time of fear and panic. Here are a few hopeful headlines:
97% will never get the coronavirus.
Of the 3% that will, older and infirmed people need more caution.
The stock market always rebounds sooner or later.
What a big party we will have when it is safe to comingle again.
Out of bad always comes good – wait for it.
There is a lot we cannot control about the pandemic and the economy, but one thing we are very much in charge of is the ability to legitimately remind ourselves of the hope of better times which will return.