Few of us regularly peruse scientific journals, so it is uncharitable at the least to deride someone for his lack of knowledge about the scientific evidence regarding face masks and the spread of viruses or other disease.

Once in a while, a public opinion poll reveals a surprise, but mostly polls merely confirm what people already suspected was true.

Like a great many local businesses, The High Point Enterprise is trying to find its new footing in the still-evolving coronavirus economy.