Take predictions of a new, improved post-corona world with a pinch of salt

There appears to be a sudden outbreak of good behaviour

Hasan Suroor

Hunkered down in our metaphorical bunkers to escape the C virus, the world is trapped in a time loop with each day appearing pretty much the same as yesterday. Tomorrow holds no surprises. As Tom Hanks, hosting a remote episode of NBC’s Saturday Night Live show, said: “There’s no such thing as Saturdays anymore. It’s just, every day is today.”  Hashtag “whatdayisit” went viral on social media after a Fox 8 News anchor Todd Meany, created a morning show What Day Is It? in which he flicked pages of an old-fashioned calendar and flagged up ...