15 hilarious self-isolation tweets that will hopefully make quarantining a little more bearable
With the Coronavirus now declared a global pandemic, more and more people are choosing to self-isolate and remain at home in order to curb the spread of infection.
Predictably, there are some people out there who are more adept at this than others, and more extroverted people have been finding the self-imposed isolation difficult to cope with.Stay safe and watch this video on how to spot the early warning signs of the coronavirus:
Luckily, the ubiquity of the internet means that it's easy to communicate with others via social media, and there have still been plenty of memes, tweets, and image macros flying around about the coronavirus.
So if you're stuck at home with nothing to do, then scroll down to take a gander at some of the best tweets about quarantine we've found on the web. Hopefully, they'll make the experience more bearable:
It's fine to joke about these things, but it's evident that self-isolating is extremely important.
The World Health Organization has now declared that the COVID-19 is a pandemic, writing in a statement: "WHO has been assessing this outbreak around the clock and we are deeply concerned both by the alarming levels of spread and severity, and by the alarming levels of inaction. We have therefore made the assessment that COVID-19 can be characterized as a pandemic."
The statement continued: "Pandemic is not a word to use lightly or carelessly. It is a word that, if misused, can cause unreasonable fear, or unjustified acceptance that the fight is over, leading to unnecessary suffering and death."
At the time of writing, there have now been 183,743 confirmed cases of COVID-19 across 114 countries worldwide, and a total of 7,178 deaths.