How Individualism has Influenced Life in the U.S During the 2020 Pandemic

Trigger warning: The following article will mention statistics and data from the CDC website https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-updates/cases-in-us.html regarding the lives lost during the COVID-19 pandemic and other sensitive content regarding the situation. Furthermore, two contrasting social psychological theories will be applied to analyze the trends in behavior across the United States during this time.