Joe Biden rounded on his predecessor’s handling of the coronavirus epidemic, saying “it was even more dire than we thought”. In his first major interview since becoming president, Mr Biden told CBS news anchor, Norah O’Donnell, the country faced a challenge to reach herd immunity before the end of the summer. The US president said the rate of vaccination had to be accelerated to meet the target of 75 per cent of Americans getting the jab set by infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci.
There are certain roads in America that mean far more to the imagination than simply stretches of tarmac or strings of cheap motels. Mention “Route 66” and thoughts of Harley Davidsons, Main Street USA, and “gettin’ your kicks” instantly appear; think of the Blue Ridge Parkway and you are transported to greener pastures, misty Shenandoah mountains and John Denver’s Country Roads. But probably the most evocative drive in the US, particularly throughout the blithe and breezy summer months, is historic Highway 1, or, more particularly, the 90 mile segment of it that follows the tremendously scenic, and literarily significant, Californian Big Sur coast..
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