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Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Investors are less spooked by the virus than officials' reaction to it
Out of nowhere last week, the Omicron variant of COVID-19 appeared out of nowhere to sow fear, confusion — and lots of red ink on Wall Street.
As the World Health Organization’s director general so eloquently phrased it, the mutation’s big debut showed us that the virus is “not done with us” — even if we desperately want to be done with it.