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The Insanity of 'Zero Covid'

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Posted By: earlybird, 12/2/2022 9:07:30 PM

Many have wondered about the utter insanity of China's "zero covid" policy and why its being maintained after a couple of years experience in which it fails repeatedly, and the virus keeps popping up. "Zero covid" was always medically and physically bankrupt. Even masks are bankrupt as we knew all the way back to 1981 with Neil Orr's seminal study on the matter in operating rooms where everyone was a trained professional. That's the best possible test environment with no confounders, since everyone is trained and all the things in the room are sterilized (snip) : The operating rooms where masks were not in use had decreased infection rates


In the same hospital. Extremely interesting.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: jalo1951 12/2/2022 9:54:04 PM (No. 1347763)
Covid did originated in a wet market, the shot is a vaccine, masks work, lockdowns are useful, follow the science (the science is what we say it is), close schools, be afraid, be very afraid. s/o Throw the Twitter red phone connection to the Biden WH into the mix and I begin to wonder about our government. Once again, so tired of stupid. Control, money. It's not that hard.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: walcb 12/2/2022 10:24:11 PM (No. 1347772)
The masks are 100% effective in Iowa.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: GoodDeal 12/2/2022 11:02:45 PM (No. 1347787)
Since the virus is airborne the only thing they haven't tried is eye goggles. Face shields don't do anything except make you look like a moron. I was in a Home Depot once and there was a woman riding an electric shopping cart with rubber gloves, two face masks, and a face shield and freaking out if someone would get anywhere closer than 6 feet away from her. I mean she was a real psyco-karen for sure.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: LadyHen 12/3/2022 12:44:01 AM (No. 1347817)
It has and always has had zero to do with Covid (do you really think China gives a flip about the lives of the proletariat?) and everything to do with CONTROL And the Democrats use the same playbook as the ChiComs.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: DVC 12/3/2022 9:58:52 AM (No. 1348052)
The comment about reversing flow in a filter are spot on. And amazingly obvious, yet never before have I heard even one source mention this. So....let's suppose your wonderful filter mask DID stop and trap some tiny particles on the surface which contained a virus as you inhaled. Then as you EXHALED, those same tiny particles would be launched out into the air to spread the virus. So, even if YOU were not sick and didn't get sick, your MASK could be spreading the virus if it picked up some virus infected particles from the air. AND large amounts of air bypasses all masks, inflow and outflow. Beyond stupid. I have always avoided masks, frequently just ignoring "requirements" in most places. Only in one particular doctor's office was I repeatedly hasseled by the senior nurse about not wearing a mask, and essentially forced to wear one. But I ignored the 'requirement' the next time I visited that office, too. I can be just as hard headed as they are.
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