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Forget About Coronavirus- There’s a New
Pandemic in Town

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Posted By: ladydawgfan, 3/14/2020 6:12:17 PM

Coronavirusmania has overtaken America. Although there are no reported cases anywhere near some school districts, their doors have been closed thus forcing children to go to school until August. Others are considering remote learning assuming every student has a computer at home. Every night, the lead story on the news is about coronavirus, the latest statistics, the latest cancellation. I take it as a small blessing that Pearl Jam cancelled the spring leg of their tour saving me a trip to Baltimore (like Pearl Jam, hate Baltimore). But that blessing was blown up in smoke when my beloved NHL suspended the season

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Reply 1 - Posted by: tsquare 3/14/2020 7:39:55 PM (No. 346539)
Sams club today. Many toting away two 32 packs of tp. Enough for 1500 trips to the throne...
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Sanddollar 3/14/2020 9:12:10 PM (No. 346586)
I don't understand the panic over t.p. either. I know when there is more than three inches of snow predicted for my area the stores are crowded with people buying t.p and milk. I do have a small emergency food supply and need to add more. My concern is that this social distancing is going to become more restrictive as this situation worsens before it gets better. We have just started down the road to dealing with this virus.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bohallx 3/14/2020 10:18:32 PM (No. 346610)
A mind experiment: Let's say we have 100,000 Truck Drivers working in the Mid-Atlantic states. Over the course of the next month it is possible that 60,000 of them could be infected (that 60% thing being part of the epidemiologists paradigm ~ it's the point at which so many people have had the virus and become immune to it that the virus runs out of easy access to the next victims and simply expires due to UV light, bad ju ju, rainfall, temperature changes) 1% of the sick truck drivers expire, so that's a LOSS of 600 truck drivers (mostly over 60 years of age), and 16% of the sick truck drivers show up with REDUCED lung capacity due to damage to the lungs caused by the virus ~ that would be a REDUCTION of 9,600 really effective truck drivers who will likely LEAVE the trade in the near future. That's 10,200 truck drivers out of 100,000 truck drivers, or 10.2% No doubt those truck drivers can be replaced, but in the meantime YOUR medicine, YOUR dinner, YOUR new clothes and YOUR gasoline are on board trucks that are parked!
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Trigger2 3/15/2020 1:52:07 AM (No. 346691)
The drive-by propaganda demonrat media has done it's job to stir up fear. The stock market is down and now everybody gets 12 weeks paid vacation, which will assist mightily in bringing down the economy. It's all for taking down the President. It makes me wonder how much the demonrats and their Soros' ilk paid the Chinese for releasing the virus. The demonrat party and their sychophant's are subversive to the core.
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