The current spike in Covid during the highly-contagious Omicron outbreak has exceeded the summer's Delta spike.
That's according to reports citing Johns Hopkins University data.
Reports differ on whether Omicron is less serious than past iterations of Covid.
Scientists say children have a near-zero statistical risk of getting seriously ill from Covid. CDC says the rate of serous Covid illness among healthy adults is also very small.
Read Variety's list of all the cancelled sporting and entertainment events due to the surge.