The party for the pitiful needs to end. So does deference to the crowd that claims to "follow the science," right up until they don't. These people relished the attention granted them by the equally hysterical news media that gladly dialed up the level of public panic. We have to do what Cruz did and simply start saying no. No, I won't be wearing a mask. No, I won't jog across the street. The hysterics can have their "new normal" to themselves.