Coronavirus is not the flu. It's worse.

  • 🎬 Video
  • ℹ️ Description
Coronavirus is not the flu. It's worse. 4.5

Send this to anyone who still thinks Covid-19 is basically the same as the flu.

Covid-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, has similar symptoms to the flu. They also spread in similar ways. So it's natural to want to compare the two. But Covid-19 is very different, in ways that make it much more dangerous. And understanding how is key to understanding why we have to take it so seriously.

Read more on Vox:

💬 Comments on the video

Now nobody will ever know why this comment is popular.

Author — Unfunny Guy


"Not being around anyone and staying home as much as possible"
That doesn't sound much different than my life.

Author — KDestroyer 9


Being a hero has never been this easy. Just staying home in your pyamas and watch tv means saving hundreds of lives.

Author — Marco Bot


Everybody gangster until god starts playing plague inc.

Author — Wcd_waffles FN


Everybody gangsta till “Total Organ Failure” mutates

Author — Emi E


Karens when they see the title:
*I M P O S S I B L E* ! Get me the Earth's manager!

Author — Ish Lia


*Me before the pandemic* :she’s hot, how can I approach her.
*Me during covid* : she’s _hot_, i better distance myself

Author — Matt tò mò


Can we re-install the 2020 version? it looks like it has a virus :S

Author — thechosenone


I 'liked' this video but YouTube very shortly afterward stopped showing my 'liked' videos on my channel. This is an important video and it's well explained and presented.

Author — Royal Digital Media


April fools is cancelled due to this whole year being a joke., ..

Author — Ask Reddit


The most important:
stay away from old people.

Author — Consciência Positiva


It's June now and this video seems so dated

Author — Phil Pan


Unfortunately the R-nought of the Coronavirus is not two anymore. The R-nought is now at 3.8-8.9 according to cdc.

Author — seth dela vega


Everyone at the end of 2019: Well 2019 is almost over maybe 2020 will finally be a good year for me 2020: Nope, try again.

Author — mikea hiooi


1920: There will be flying cars in the future

2020: how to wash your hands

Author — Bill Russell


*Everyone* : *all crammed up in a room with everyone together* 4:40

Covid 19 : *its real estate*

(Not joking look)

Author — Neptune ʕ•ᴥ•ʔ


Covid is basically SARS and the flu combined. More contagious than SARS with a higher mortality rate than the flu

Author — Joe Schmo


As it turns out, I’ve Been practicing social distancing my whole life.

Author — wnnalis cioov


5:58 when you're trying to reach a word count

"It almost numbs us, or can numb us, or make us even maybe feel better about the current situation because the current situation is bad, so now is not the time to be numb, you need to be vigilant and use our vigilance for useful actions."

Author — tampere


The ridiculous thing is that the Flu is already one of the worst diseases worldwide in terms of deaths. Saying a brand new disease is like the flu is not even a reassuring starting point.

Author — fenhen