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  1. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    It suggests to me that a lot more people have...

    It suggests to me that a lot more people have COVID-19 now and that shouldn't be much of a surprise.
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    I bet if new cases drop to close to zero you'll...

    I bet if new cases drop to close to zero you'll see people going out almost immediately. It will take some time before things are back to where they were, but herd mentality is powerful.
  3. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    I've got to think this is a hugely different...

    I've got to think this is a hugely different scenario from starting a military land campaign where men, materiel and supply chains all need to be in place. So far the logistical effort has been to...
  4. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    You know, you make a lot of statements like this...

    You know, you make a lot of statements like this but never provide any examples or make any effort to rebut what was said. It makes for a less than strong argument.
  5. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    or attempting to hack into voting machines. I've...

    or attempting to hack into voting machines. I've never heard of the Russians trying to interfere with mail-in voting. It's probably way too much effort for too little payoff.
  6. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    You realize there's a thread with 36k+ posts on...

    You realize there's a thread with 36k+ posts on that topic over in PolyAss, right?
  7. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    It's hate all right, but it ain't blind. He's...

    It's hate all right, but it ain't blind. He's earned it.
  8. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Been much better human beings than Trump. That's...

    Been much better human beings than Trump. That's something.
  9. Thread: Kitty Stoke

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    Emma...

    Emma
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  10. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Yeah, remember the million bottles of water...

    Yeah, remember the million bottles of water sitting on the tarmac in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria? What could possibly go wrong?
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    Wait, Porsche is branding an EV as a "turbo?" :)

    Wait, Porsche is branding an EV as a "turbo?" :)
  12. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Has anyone heard a single person who called this...

    Has anyone heard a single person who called this all a hoax a month ago actually fess up that they were wrong? I haven't. OK, maybe Dr. Drew Pinsky, but he's still an ass.
  13. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    I think they're both valuable. How else can we...

    I think they're both valuable. How else can we really get a good handle on the extent of this outbreak? You can't just test people who are sick and hope to get the big picture.
  14. Well, more grey at this point...

    Well, more grey at this point...
  15. This one took me a minute... Clairol still...

    This one took me a minute...

    Clairol still exists, so I don't think it's accurate. :)
  16. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Antibacterial soap isn't any more effective than...

    Antibacterial soap isn't any more effective than regular soap.

    [I apologize if your comment was meant to be a joke. Sometimes it's hard to know these days]
  17. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Have not. Will not.

    Have not. Will not.
  18. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Jesus, if tigers end up going extinct from this...

    Jesus, if tigers end up going extinct from this we all deserve to die...
  19. Thread: View right now

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    Saw a nice patch of Erythronium (aka fawn lily or...

    Saw a nice patch of Erythronium (aka fawn lily or trout lily) on my walk around the neighborhood today
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  20. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    That would be great, but considering equatorial...

    That would be great, but considering equatorial Africa is a hotspot right now I'm not optimistic.



    Hell, we can't even get people to stay home from work when they're sick.
  21. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    I think that's a mind shift most people haven't...

    I think that's a mind shift most people haven't really made yet: that you aren't just wearing a mask to protect yourself, you're wearing it to protect others from catching the virus from you. Some...
  22. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Localized toxicity and a worldwide pandemic don't...

    Localized toxicity and a worldwide pandemic don't exactly work together. Occam's razor, dude.
  23. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Some people still aren't getting this logarithmic...

    Some people still aren't getting this logarithmic thing.
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    I've always struggled with metric chess. All that...

    I've always struggled with metric chess. All that doubling and adding thirty for every move gets complicated.
  25. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    The chessboard is probably a more useful analogy...

    The chessboard is probably a more useful analogy here because it's really the total number that's important (i.e. deaths or number infected in a pandemic).
  26. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    We're talking regular 2D chess here. rideit... ...

    We're talking regular 2D chess here. rideit...

    I guess we've got to assume it's a pretty ginormous chessboard to hold all that rice, though.
  27. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    The other classic, working forward, is the grains...

    The other classic, working forward, is the grains of rice on a chess board problem. If you start with a single grain on the first square and double the amount of rice on every square you'll have a...
  28. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/04/world/coronavir...

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/04/world/coronavirus-live-news-updates.html


    No, it's not, you stupid fuck. Is he brain dead?
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    What happened to Dexter? Looks like he hasn't...

    What happened to Dexter? Looks like he hasn't posted since late last year.
  30. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Can you imagine if you were on a plane with the...

    Can you imagine if you were on a plane with the seat next to you empty and saw someone who looked like Trump coming down the aisle?
  31. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    I'm Spartacus!

    I'm Spartacus!
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    Build it and they will come.

    Build it and they will come.
  33. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Heckuva travel ban, Brownie!

    Heckuva travel ban, Brownie!
  34. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    I've been getting more and more errors when...

    I've been getting more and more errors when trying to access the site. I'm just assuming keeping the forums running isn't their #1 priority right now.
  35. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Seriously, though, we might want to start a...

    Seriously, though, we might want to start a contingency plan if this site shits the bed. Anyone got any ideas?
  36. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Who's he? King's brother?

    Who's he? King's brother?
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    I know Vail has put a freeze on capital...

    I know Vail has put a freeze on capital improvements, but maybe they can make an exception and put in a couple tow ropes up Blackcomb this summer. :)
  38. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    We're not in a hot war as far as a carrier is...

    We're not in a hot war as far as a carrier is concerned. If we were I agree that he'd soldier on, but we're not. In this situation he did the right thing.
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    I guess I'm a glass half full kinda guy, but I'm...

    I guess I'm a glass half full kinda guy, but I'm hopefully next year's season will be on. Maybe some continued safety alterations, but we'll get to ski lift-served.
  40. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    No, apparently Cono believes he should have been...

    No, apparently Cono believes he should have been hauled off in shackles.
  41. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    I think any good captain is going to put the...

    I think any good captain is going to put the safety of the sailors aboard his or her ship above all else.

    As far as "giving away the position" of the ship, do you honestly believe the whereabouts...
  42. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    And it's not just the giant rolls that are...

    And it's not just the giant rolls that are sitting there unused. Think of all the TP hotels have stockpiled. Those are single rolls just like we use at home.
  43. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Put in shackles for this? I'd say that's probably...

    Put in shackles for this? I'd say that's probably putting too fine a point on it. I'm sure he expected to be cashiered for this.
  44. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    I was talking to my friend who's a GP in Michigan...

    I was talking to my friend who's a GP in Michigan and they've been doing 100% telehealth for a couple weeks now. Sounds like business is still good, but obviously there are some things that just...
  45. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Although those sailors may be willing to die for...

    Although those sailors may be willing to die for their country, this probably isn't what they had in mind.
  46. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    They prefer "little people tossing" now.

    They prefer "little people tossing" now.
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    I can't ever remember saying "shit, I should have...

    I can't ever remember saying "shit, I should have worked today instead of skied."
  48. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Yep, he knew he was toast but figured it was...

    Yep, he knew he was toast but figured it was worth it to save the men serving under him.
  49. Thread: Chinese Rat Flu

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    Maybe they've started lacing it with quinine.

    Maybe they've started lacing it with quinine.
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    Yeah, this guy should immediately be impeached...

    Yeah, this guy should immediately be impeached for gross incompetence.
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