Actually, it is compatible and here's why.
COVID-19 is the illness, SARS-Cov2 is the imaginary virus.
The "How to Blast your way to the truth..." article is just more misdirection. The original SARS-Cov2 was provided by China, and yes, we totally trust them.
Please find me a qualified virologist who's willing to come on skeptiko and support yr position.