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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #60 on: July 06, 2020, 10:42:32 AM »


Don't really have anything to add, you're aware of the risks. I have no idea if the border is an issue anymore, but I'm guessing it isn't.
Was never an issue
Are you sure it's free? I know in NJ if you have insurance it's free. Other wise you gotta pay.
I believe COVID test will cost around $200 but not sure.

https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/covid-19-testing

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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #61 on: July 06, 2020, 12:19:13 PM »
WOW. The Israelis just decided to make public transportation restrictions work. NO A/C in busses!!!!

https://www.ynet.co.il/article/Sy11K4qxyv
I've been waiting over 5 years with bated breath for someone to say that!
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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #62 on: July 06, 2020, 04:46:02 PM »
WOW. The Israelis just decided to make public transportation restrictions work. NO A/C in busses!!!!

https://www.ynet.co.il/article/Sy11K4qxyv
Completely delusional, it became a clown show, with no plan at all

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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #63 on: July 06, 2020, 05:04:36 PM »
Completely delusional, it became a clown show, with no plan at all

Hey, you've got to give it to them for ingenuity. Best way to reduce bus ridership is to eliminate the A/C (though I really feel bad for the bus drivers).
I've been waiting over 5 years with bated breath for someone to say that!
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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #64 on: July 07, 2020, 01:39:57 AM »
Oy
One step away from lockdown. Everything indoors closing with the exception of shuls capped at 19 people



Malls cafes and restaurants are all open for now, they only restricted the amount of people inside. The only indoor things closing are theaters and bars.

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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #65 on: July 07, 2020, 03:16:59 AM »
Hey, you've got to give it to them for ingenuity. Best way to reduce bus ridership is to eliminate the A/C (though I really feel bad for the bus drivers).
So instead of limiting Travels to 20 and let everyone else cramp by the station, an alternative would be to hire some of the 1000s of private bus companies who are all unemployed and everyone would be happy. No one thinks here anymore sadly it became a huge political game

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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #66 on: July 07, 2020, 04:39:05 AM »
back on topic
1. anyone want to talk me out of this? ( @yuneeq what are your thoughts?)
2. cost of an out of pocket COVID-19 test?
You can be sent to quarentine in a hotel for 14 days upon return to Israel. (Basically a jail sentence).

They just tried this with my bil today..

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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #67 on: July 07, 2020, 07:14:02 AM »
You can be sent to quarentine in a hotel for 14 days upon return to Israel. (Basically a jail sentence).

They just tried this with my bil today..
Even if you have a home to quarantine in?
How many kids does he have?
Life isn't about checking the boxes. Nobody cares.

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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #68 on: July 07, 2020, 10:48:25 AM »
http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/283162 Wow

@mod (@Dan @Something Fishy @jj1000 ) Any chance we can change the topic to "The current state of COVID-19 in Israel"
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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #69 on: July 07, 2020, 11:09:16 AM »
http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/283162 Wow

@mod (@Dan @Something Fishy @jj1000 ) Any chance we can change the topic to "The current state of COVID-19 in Israel"
Wow
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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #70 on: July 07, 2020, 11:22:12 AM »
http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/283162 Wow

@mod (@Dan @Something Fishy @jj1000 ) Any chance we can change the topic to "The current state of COVID-19 in Israel"
What wow? Did I miss something?

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Re: The myth of the current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #71 on: July 07, 2020, 12:30:20 PM »
What wow? Did I miss something?
Youíre ok with yeshivos closing?
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Re: The current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #72 on: July 07, 2020, 01:03:51 PM »
Youíre ok with yeshivos closing?
Stolen rebbeh was always a big machmir on these things, he only let chasidim stop wearing masks in the us after shavous. So I don't understand the wow.

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Re: The current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #73 on: July 07, 2020, 07:33:12 PM »
Stolen rebbeh was always a big machmir on these things, he only let chasidim stop wearing masks in the us after shavous. So I don't understand the wow.
I donít know about you, but to me, itís always wow when yeshivos close
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Re: The current state of COVID-19 in Israel
« Reply #74 on: July 07, 2020, 11:49:36 PM »
I donít know about you, but to me, itís always wow when yeshivos close
Nah, you just aren't machshiv Toirah B'Rabim and would rather have the bars open and the Yeshivas closed.