Our great country was born with a big problem Posted in: Opinions Americans should not be surprised that it took the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man under the knee of a white police officer, to take the COVID-19 pandemic off the lead of every newscast, off the top of every mind, and off the tip of every tongue. Our great ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!