Reuters SAN FRANCISCO: Terra Thomas, one of the millions of Americans who have lost their income due to the coronavirus pandemic, was stuck between a rock and a hard place ? pay her rent or put food on the table? “Looking at my finances, it was, ‘do I give the last little bit of my money to my landlord ? who has a billion-dollar corporation ? or do I save this for necessities like food and health care?'” said Thomas, who lives in Oakland in the San Francisco Bay area.