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Coronavirus in the United States - news and thoughts

Discussion in 'Too Hot for Swamp Gas' started by GatorNorth, Feb 25, 2020.

  1. GatorNorth

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  2. gator_fever

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    I hope when it hits FL the weather has already warmed up.
     
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  3. OklahomaGator

    OklahomaGator Jedi Administrator Moderator VIP Member

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    Do you have a link for this?
     
  4. citygator

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    My 4th business continuity meeting regarding Coronavirus is tomorrow. Everyone is planning for contingencies.
     
  5. gaterzfan

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    Let’s pray this virus doesn’t blow up in Central America and Mexico.
     
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  6. uftaipan

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    I think you are speaking about an inevitability, prayer notwithstanding.
     
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  7. GatorNorth

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    Not yet, it was a NYT breaking news notice on my iPhone.

    Edit: Relooked my phone-says (with quotes) "this might be bad' not "this could be bad". Meantime the Dow is down another 750 points.
     
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  8. OklahomaGator

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  9. PITBOSS

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    why?
     
  10. uftaipan

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    Probably based on the unproven theory that the virus does not do as well in higher temperatures; therefore, it would be less contagious.
     
  11. philnotfil

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    Kudlow breaks with CDC on coronavirus: ‘We have contained this’

     
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  12. cocodrilo

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    I believe anything that the White House says. Screw the CDC.
     
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  13. BigCypressGator1981

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  14. obgator

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    Yes, the WH knows more about parasites and infestations more than anyone else.
     
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  15. gatorknights

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    He knows more about viruses than all his doctors, believe me, I can tell you that. He knows more than any doctor in the history of the country. Trust me.
     
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  16. Gator515151

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    Sometimes I think there are people on this board who would welcome a recession.
     
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  17. BigCypressGator1981

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    I’d welcome a short lived one if it got (Trump) out of the White House. We’d be better off in the long run as a nation.
     
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  18. BigCypressGator1981

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    If the CDC keeps this up they will get labeled deep state by the red hats.
     
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  19. dangolegators

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    Time for Trump to start purging the CDC.
     
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  20. cocodrilo

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    The White House is a center for disease control. The staff is just doing a poor job of controlling Trump.

    Anyone who thinks they've got Trump contained is full of crap.
     
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