I don't know if there is anything else behind this, but if true...
Are you friggin' kidding me?!!!
BROKEN MODELS: The CDC Doctors Screwed Up Bigly! USNS Comfort in NY Harbor Sits Idle with 3 Patients -- USNS Mercy in LA has Only 15 Patients
These are big-ass ships.
Ask yourself the following if you are in a panic: If I allow evil people to destroy the society around me, will that help my panic?
Get rational, people.
There are things--effective things--that can be done about COVID-19, but they start with correctly identifying reality.
If Objectivism means anything, it means identifying reality to the best of one's ability.
And one big honking part of reality is that the media sucks right now. It promotes panic on purpose with lies--with INCORRECTLY identifying reality.
There is a widespread medical situation that requires diligence, but panic is making people do all the wrong things.