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The Coronavirus Thread

Discussion in 'Serious' started by d_stilgar, 13 Mar 2020.

  1. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    Masks for thee, not for me... --HMG
     
  2. mrlongbeard

    mrlongbeard Well-Known Member

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    Pretty much that.
    Anyone capable of reading (https://www.gov.uk/government/publi...side-your-home/staying-safe-outside-your-home ) will see the government don't recommend them for children under 3 years of age.
     
  3. TheBlackSwordsMan

    TheBlackSwordsMan Far over the misty mountains cold

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    I’ve just read that, from now on, the hospital data on Covid patients will be rerouted to the White House instead of being sent to the CDC... This move stinks falsification, they’ll just lower the reported numbers so they can say “Look, It’s getting better! We’re doing a fantastic job!”.
     
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  4. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Pfft.

     
  5. GeorgeStorm

    GeorgeStorm Aggressive PC Builder

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    I mean that really shouldn't be surprising to anybody, man is that deadly combination of clever and idiot/prat (how on earth do you spell that, they all look wrong!) :D
     
  6. Midlight

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    A friend of mine has likend him to a real life Bond villain, and honestly its a hard one to argue.
     
  7. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    Wait you mean the man who insisted his factory not have warning signage because he doesn't like the colour yellow could be putting his workers in danger...

    I'm shocked! Shocked I say!
     
  8. liratheal

    liratheal Sharing is Caring

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    Ol' Musky has done something useful - Popularising electric vehicles - But he is an unmitigated disaster of a human being.

    It doesn't surprise me that he'd risk killing his workers for his own egotistical BS.
     
  9. Mr_Mistoffelees

    Mr_Mistoffelees The Cat Lies Down on Broadway

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    Mr_Mistoffelees The Cat Lies Down on Broadway

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    Does Musky own a long-haired white cat? On second thoughts, he's happy to stroke his ego, doesn't need a cat...
     
  11. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    Oh look, awarding contracts without oversight has consequences, what a surprise:

    https://www.theguardian.com/world/2...halt-randox-covid-19-tests-over-safety-issues
     
  12. Pete J

    Pete J Unemployed dole scum

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    It goes without saying that Randox would've had MP friends...
     
  13. fix-the-spade

    fix-the-spade Well-Known Member

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    Small light hearted moment today.

    Area manager on a Zoom call stated, "Covid 19 has been a great success for us," then sat there in total silence for a moment as his brain caught up with his mouth. He meant we'd had very low rates of illness, very good feedback from the NHS about our infection control procedures and hadn't taken too much of a financial beating, but he still said it.
     
  14. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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  15. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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  16. Mr_Mistoffelees

    Mr_Mistoffelees The Cat Lies Down on Broadway

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    A classic example of why you should not believe anything on social media, unless you know the source to be trustworthy. I'm no fan of Bozo but, he did not say they want to end use of face coverings, on public transport, from 1st of August.
     
  17. oscy

    oscy Well-Known Member

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    Now even websites have queues.

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    When I imagined a post-COVID utopia where we finally move to everything being done online and no social interaction, I didn't consider this.
     
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  18. enbydee

    enbydee Active Member

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    Stronger even when together we're apart.

    I remember Suttons the seed distributor having a queueing system earlier in lockdown.
     
  19. RedFlames

    RedFlames ...is not a Belgian football team

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    I copypasta'd the wrong link... the perils of trawling through stuff in the trending section.

     
  20. oscy

    oscy Well-Known Member

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    "Let's beat the children" - All COVID For

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