Ah, Professor Hindsight is back online. On this very thread:
A week or so after the Cheltenham Festival, on 18/03/20 Balham_Green wrote:
"Nothing like making a drama out of a crisis. Talking about years etc. Its bad at the moment but get some perspective for goodness sake."
Then just 4 weeks later, on 13/04/20 Balham_Green wrote:
"Far too early to make assessments of the Government. Indications are though that lockdown should have started a lot earlier as they did e.g. in South Korea and NZ whilst we were allowing the Cheltenham festival with hundreds of thousands in attendance."