Report America under President Trump in United States Politics Posted July 17, 2020 On 7/14/2020 at 10:48 AM, Shady said: Yes, it's just a complete coincidence. Yet places that reopened didn't see any increase in cases 2, 3, 4, 5 weeks after opening. They saw incremental increases that grew exponentially. I see you're still struggling with the term "exponentially". I realize it's math, which is hard and therefore "gobbledygook ". But here's a hint: it doesn't have to be a whole number exponent to be an exponent.