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Indoor dining still risky and
eating outside is safer, officials
warn as L.A. restaurants reopen

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 3/12/2021 8:21:11 PM

Even with indoor dining returning in many parts of Southern California, officials are urging caution because of the ongoing COVID-19 risk. Dr. Muntu Davis, the Los Angeles County health officer, cautioned that eating in a restaurant’s indoor dining room is still risky. If eating at a restaurant, dining outdoors remains safer, he said Friday. “People are susceptible to this virus. There are variants that are circulating in our county,” Davis said. “Many of those can be more easily transmitted, and some may be causing more severe disease.” The risk of dining indoors at restaurants is one reason why L.A. County


Is there anyone left who isn't sick and tired of being preached to?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Quigley 3/12/2021 8:31:49 PM (No. 722205)
I’m sick and tired of it, L.D. I’m sick of the covid PSAs. But isn’t dining outside dangerous with all the CO2 out there? When the planet burns up will that kill all the covid? Or will it still be safer to wear masks? Question: have all other contagious disease cases fallen since we’re all wearing masks? Everything should fall in numbers of cases, since if masks are effective for one germ they should be for another. Now I understand that covid death numbers = the reduction in flu and other deaths. But shouldn’t the number of cases of everything be reduced?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: bighambone 3/12/2021 8:32:42 PM (No. 722206)
Especially if those restaurants now have on staff illegal aliens who recently crossed the borderline unlawfully and are walking around inside the restaurant either as busboys or cleaning folks who cough every once in a while, and who have never been tested for COVID. One thing if you catch COVID under that circumstance, you can always blame Biden, who will blame Trump, as you are in a hospital on a ventilator struggling to survive. Were those restaurant tacos worth it?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: janjan 3/12/2021 8:41:47 PM (No. 722209)
Unless you are the Governor of California. Then inside dining is permitted.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: TJ54 3/12/2021 8:44:39 PM (No. 722213)
Living in LA is risky
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Reply 5 - Posted by: MickTurn 3/12/2021 9:04:09 PM (No. 722223)
SO eating outside is safer...what about the wind blowing someone's breath down wind to another table? If you're going to FREAK OUT over nothing, do it right!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: SkeezerMcGee 3/12/2021 9:13:37 PM (No. 722227)
Fine. Let's assume indoor dining is still risky and eating outside is safer. We are responsible people. We're not stupid. We're not taking risks. We know what we need to do. Cease trying to tell us how to live our lives. We're sick and tired of it. And most of all, we don't need some guy in Washington, D.C. pretending to be the President and telling us that - if we behave - we may be able to gather in small groups in our back yards by the 4th of July.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 3/12/2021 9:46:09 PM (No. 722232)
I have always placed my faith in men named Muntu. And I've never regretted it. And so should you.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: downnout 3/12/2021 9:56:29 PM (No. 722235)
It would be nice if these public officials had concerns about illegal aliens with Covid traipsing around the country, but that wouldn’t be politically correct. Are they really this stupid?!?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: NotaBene 3/12/2021 11:51:08 PM (No. 722263)
Wise words #7. At least this profound scientific fact was not presented by Dr. Barbara Ferrer who is the Dr. in Social Work that kept LA County’s 8 million people locked at home for no good reason. Always follow the science Muntu.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: DVC 3/13/2021 12:44:29 AM (No. 722289)
BULL SHIRT! I have been eating in restaurants INSIDE, at least 8 to 10 times per month since May or June, whenever Kansas stopped this stupid stuff. I wear their phony-baloney mask from the door to the table, take it off and leave it off, including going back to refill a drink or pay the bill, or use the restroom. And I leave it off when I head for the door, too. Screw these fools.
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