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Re: COVID-19 (Wuhan Novel Coronavirus) Pandemic
« Reply #1965 on: April 19, 2020, 10:49:07 PM »
Why is it so hard to fathom? Most of the population isn't considered high risk. Why do they want to sit at home if they're under impression they won't get sick.

+1 plus people are literally watching their businesses die by the day and since we arenít gonna stay closed for 18months why not open relatively soon, with responsible social distancing. Also, If you live outside of NY, the hospital systems seem able to handle the cases and also we live a totally different, way less population dense life where we can much more easily safely interact with people.

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Re: COVID-19 (Wuhan Novel Coronavirus) Pandemic
« Reply #1967 on: April 20, 2020, 05:54:03 PM »
Why is it so hard to fathom? Most of the population isn't considered high risk. Why do they want to sit at home if they're under impression they won't get sick.
+1 plus people are literally watching their businesses die by the day and since we aren’t gonna stay closed for 18months why not open relatively soon, with responsible social distancing. Also, If you live outside of NY, the hospital systems seem able to handle the cases and also we live a totally different, way less population dense life where we can much more easily safely interact with people.
These are complete morons. You see any social distancing in the protest?
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Re: COVID-19 (Wuhan Novel Coronavirus) Pandemic
« Reply #1968 on: April 20, 2020, 06:07:04 PM »
These are complete morons. You see any social distancing in the protest?
who is a complete moron?

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Re: COVID-19 (Wuhan Novel Coronavirus) Pandemic
« Reply #1969 on: April 20, 2020, 06:12:13 PM »
who is a complete moron?
The protesters who don't social distance.
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Re: COVID-19 (Wuhan Novel Coronavirus) Pandemic
« Reply #1970 on: April 20, 2020, 06:36:44 PM »
The protesters who don't social distance.
+1 plus people are literally watching their businesses die by the day and since we arenít gonna stay closed for 18months why not open relatively soon, with responsible social distancing. Also, If you live outside of NY, the hospital systems seem able to handle the cases and also we live a totally different, way less population dense life where we can much more easily safely interact with people.
Doesn't take away from the validity of the above statement   

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Re: COVID-19 (Wuhan Novel Coronavirus) Pandemic
« Reply #1972 on: April 21, 2020, 08:12:45 AM »
Doesn't take away from the validity of the above statement
Who did that?
You can protest and that is not the issue. Protesting the country should reopened (it was never closed) while you are making the situation worse (no social distancing) gets you labeled a moron or worse.
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Re: COVID-19 (Wuhan Novel Coronavirus) Pandemic
« Reply #1973 on: April 21, 2020, 10:16:23 AM »
Who did that?
You can protest and that is not the issue. Protesting the country should reopened (it was never closed) while you are making the situation worse (no social distancing) gets you labeled a moron or worse.
"(it was never closed)"
Do you live in the USA??

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Re: COVID-19 (Wuhan Novel Coronavirus) Pandemic
« Reply #1974 on: April 21, 2020, 10:17:58 AM »
"(it was never closed)"
Do you live in the USA??
Yes and I just ordered breakfast through DD. I guess they didn't get the memo.  :)
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Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #1975 on: April 21, 2020, 12:08:27 PM »
Thatís because of car accidents, and other factors that are mitigated by lockdown.

Kinda how even with all the COVID-19 deaths in South Africa, the overall death numbers are lower than usual because (the usually high count for) murders are down due to the lockdown.
Kinda makes one wonder, why are we only concerned about people dying from COVID-19 and not everything else? maybe we should just go into permanent lockdown and we can save so many lives every year...

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Re: Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #1976 on: April 21, 2020, 12:10:16 PM »
Kinda makes one wonder, why are we only concerned about people dying from COVID-19 and not everything else? maybe we should just go into permanent lockdown and we can save so many lives every year...
Car crashes don't have exponential growth.
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Re: Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #1977 on: April 21, 2020, 12:14:47 PM »
Car crashes don't have exponential growth.
So deaths only matter when their cause has exponential growth?

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Re: Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #1978 on: April 21, 2020, 12:17:54 PM »
So deaths only matter when their cause has exponential growth?
Government intervention makes sense when dealing with anything that has a high R0 value, high death rate, and zero immunity/vaccine/treatment.

Skydiving or driving don't have high R0 values...
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Re: Re: RIP/BDE Master Thread - COVID-19 related
« Reply #1979 on: April 21, 2020, 12:23:12 PM »
Skydiving or driving don't have high R0 values...
Do they have R0 values?
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