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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #330 on: July 03, 2020, 11:58:18 AM »
You might appreciate these graphs, quadz:

I'm glad they're measuring death rate, as (despite irregularities in extraneous deaths being ascribed to COVID) the death rate is probably the least noisy data stream.

Would perhaps be informative to see the same dataset broken down in different ways:

- gouped by population density
- on a timeline showing when lockdowns were or were not enacted
- on a timeline showing when masking requirements were or were not in effect


Tangentially, here's a weird one:



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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #332 on: July 03, 2020, 12:02:38 PM »
On the unliklihood of SARS-CoV2 having emerged from nature:


https://twitter.com/BretWeinstein/status/1279064029403549697

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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #333 on: July 03, 2020, 04:59:33 PM »
24% positive rate for Covid-19 tests in Arizona:

"In Arizona, Nearly 1 In 4 Coronavirus Tests Now Comes Back Positive"

https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2020/07/02/886949217/nearly-one-in-four-arizona-coronavirus-tests-positive-now
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #334 on: July 06, 2020, 10:16:50 AM »
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/who-admits-china-never-reported-the-existence-of-coronavirus-outbreak

"The World Health Organization backtracked on its assertion that the Chinese government alerted the United Nations agency about the coronavirus outbreak."
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #335 on: July 06, 2020, 02:24:49 PM »
The 'crisis' extracts money from the middle class. Just like every other crisis. Lather. Rinse. Repeat.
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #336 on: July 06, 2020, 03:24:30 PM »
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #337 on: July 10, 2020, 05:06:21 PM »
You're doing it wrong.

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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #339 on: July 13, 2020, 09:08:19 PM »
california is slowly locking down again. my county is back on lockdown basically. no indoor dining, movies bars etc. From the time this shit has started in china 8 month ago (november 2019)? we still dont know what the fuck this thing is or how bad it is.

Ive heard so many different things
The virus mutates
the virus is airborne
the virus kills only old people
the virus kills anyone with underlying conditions
the virus is non lethal in 99% of people
the virus cant be spread by contact, only by air
the virus cannot infect people with O type blood
the virus will vanish
the virus is only on its first wave, the second wave is going to kill everyone

what the fuck?
WTF?

how can this piece of shit virus affect everyone so differently. some people die, some people dont have symptoms.

whats absolutely insane is that the situation NOW is worse than it was back in march, yet disney world reopens? Wtf?

WTF IS GOING ON?
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #340 on: July 13, 2020, 09:43:52 PM »
Its a small world after all.
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« Reply #341 on: July 13, 2020, 10:45:00 PM »
Don't think of it as a "world". Since everyone and everything that has ever lived has died right here on this planet... all the vast countless lives snuffed out by the taxing harshness of this temporal existence in a continuously cold, oblivious, and apathetic manner... think of it more as a mass grave that your soon to be lifeless body will be kicked into before the universe completely forgets that you ever existed.

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« Reply #342 on: July 14, 2020, 05:51:23 PM »

https://youtu.be/m1dLR7dXUhM

For those of you that don't know, child abductions have absolutely skyrocketed since the lockdowns. More pedophiles and human traffickers are out of a job and bored on the computer, while kids are being forced to do their schoolwork on their laptops. NO ONE is talking about this. No one seems to give a flying fuck. This is a SUPREMELY EVIL atrocity and a direct byproduct of the immense greed and carelessness of politicians. Children aren't even highly susceptible to this weird ass virus nor are they the primary people spreading it.


https://youtu.be/EBUQfSzw1b0

We've also got teachers unions and school systems pushing a hyperpartisan political agenda, calling for children to stay out of school until their demands are met. This is beyond bullshit.
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