The only real, tangible, "see it for yourself" result the COVID lock downs achieved so far was a division of the public.
If they were "so great" for "everyone" they wouldn't have needed fear, Big Tech, and mainstream media "experts" to promote them like a narrative.
In fact, some earlier "pre-lock" mobility reports showed people already doing what they needed to do freely, without the narrative and fear promoted by MSM, Big Tech (Twitter, Facebook, Google, YouTube) and State Governments.
These "experts" and modeling institutions all want grant money, media attention, book contracts, interviews, and in some cases they want to push their political ideologies.
Fine, but don't impose that on the public. Any "expert" thinks they know how the world "should work"...
But in reality, they should be more humble. As the Neil Ferguson fiasco proved (which has been repeated many times), most "experts" are wrong most of the time ... and won't adjust, account for, or explain to the ...