The Figaro letter of October 23, 2020
Dear readers, hello!
“It’s over, it’s over, it’s going to end, it might be over“. Since March, we are at the same stage as Clov and Hamm in Game over Beckett to wonder if the health situation will improve sooner or later. One thing is certain, it will not be for now, 40,000 people tested positive for Covid-19 on Thursday and the government has decided to tighten the screws even more: from this Friday evening, 46 million French people will be holed up in their homes at 9 p.m.
Have a great weekend. Here is the forgotten word of the day: roquentin (a ridiculous old man who wants to play the young man).
Ronan Planchon, journalist at Figaro
Covid-19: where is the epidemic really?
“It is too early at this stage to measure the effects of the curfew», Declared Jean Castex, Thursday. Finally, this semi-containment should not be useless since the Prime Minister has just extended it. And not just a little. 54 departments are now concerned from Friday midnight, or 46 million