The cost of playing it down? Incalculable. Each of the 200,000 lives lost and those we will lose in the future are, indeed, precious, if not priceless.What’s Life Worth? The Dollar Cost of 200,000 Dead Americans2704Robert Roy BrittAllison GainesSep 12, 2020·1 min readYou are right. Each of these lives is irreplaceable. My uncle is one of them. Thanks for writing this.