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    Even though we’re all going to die, I find the word ‘quaruntines’ incredibly painful to read.
     
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    adidan Guesswork is still work

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    I hope this followed by another letter from the AG's office ordering "distribution to free clinics".
     
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    Mr_Mistoffelees The Cat Lies Down on Broadway

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    "Ain't no goddamn pinko virus gonna get me, if I shoot it first."
     
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    In an apocalypse, man is more dangerous than zombies coronavirus.
     
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    Maybe they'll all breathe on each other and live out the epidemic sick in bed.
     
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    adidan Guesswork is still work

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    True.

    It's what i've not got about the panic buying - people overly panic about a virus then throw themselves amongst masses of people.

    But then again, logic. :eyebrow:
     
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    America has the most powerful army in the world, the largest fleet, the largest airforce, the largest stash of massive destruction weapon AND...
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    Is it just me that thinks the urge to panic-buy is inversely proportional to the intelligence of the panic-buyer...?
     
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    It's weird. I live in Philadelphia and just went through the "panic-buy" phase. I hope it's over, but who knows.
    Before it hit us, my parents in Washington state (gound-zero in the US for this thing) went through it. I saw the reaction of all of the people and said to my wife, "Let's make a shopping list and make sure we have two weeks of everything we normally buy. Let's get a few extra canned and frozen items as well. Also, make sure we're topped off on toilet paper."
    I wasn't panicked. I'm very level headed in this and am not afraid of this virus. But I also know that if 1000s of idiots buy all the toilet paper, I won't be able to buy any in a week when we'd do our normal shopping trip (we usually buy ~1 month worth) and we'll run out.
    So what's the right decision? Do I not change my own behavior and suffer personally for it? Do I have faith that if I don't change my behavior, nobody else will change theirs? Or do I predict what's going to happen and pre-empt it by changing my own behavior even if it contributes on some level to the problem?
    The problem with a bank run is that it's stupid thing to do until everyone is doing it, and the best time to do it is before everyone else.
     
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    Yup, that was me last week, nobody came to see me all day.

    It was brilliant!
     
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