Hello readers! Today's Smart Brevity count is 1,094 words, 4 minutes.
🛢️ "OPEC+ has lowered its 2021 oil demand growth forecast by 300,000 barrels per day reflecting concerns about the market’s recovery amid a wave of new coronavirus lockdowns." (Reuters)
🤷♂️ "Volkswagen is not renaming its U.S. subsidiary Voltswagen, declaring it instead an early April Fools’ Day prank," the Washington Post reports on VW's EV promotion gone awry.
🎸 And let's wish a happy birthday to AC/DC guitarist Angus Young with today's intro tune...