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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #540 on: September 15, 2020, 07:04:31 PM »

https://youtu.be/qFlqXPl_hZQ

Whistleblower on origin of Covid19.
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #541 on: September 15, 2020, 07:08:56 PM »
Haha haven't clicked this yet, but I already saw her on australian media 3 days ago. I almost posted it.
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #542 on: September 15, 2020, 08:11:42 PM »
Why would the chinese communist party want a virus that mainly targeted the elderly, the obese, and the sick?

Why would an insurance company not want to insure the elderly, the obese, and the sick with pre-existing conditions?
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #544 on: September 17, 2020, 02:23:57 PM »

https://twitter.com/NickClairmont1/status/1305944675925340161

Regarding the Sturgis thing:


https://www.facebook.com/scibabe/posts/1979465612190204

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I have to admit when I was wrong. I’m not sure how many cases of covid are attributable directly to the Sturgis rally, and I don’t think we ever will, but Dr. Jha’s skepticism and analysis seems apt.

That being said... going to a Smash Mouth concert anytime after 2005, never mind during a pandemic, seems like a bad idea.

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https://twitter.com/ashishkjha/status/1303536487259148291
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #545 on: September 17, 2020, 05:01:53 PM »

https://twitter.com/NickClairmont1/status/1305944675925340161

It's also pretty sad that you're more likely to get your ass kicked at a social justice warrior protest than at a motorcycle rally with half a million bikers. :D
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #546 on: September 17, 2020, 07:05:29 PM »

https://twitter.com/NickClairmont1/status/1305944675925340161

It's also pretty sad that you're more likely to get your ass kicked at a social justice warrior protest than at a motorcycle rally with half a million bikers. :D

LMFAO too true
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #548 on: September 18, 2020, 02:04:57 AM »
Wow. I just got an email telling me I should report to an Australian jail for probably planning to talk shit about their government.
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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #549 on: September 19, 2020, 03:27:09 AM »

https://youtu.be/uese-6Xln7o

Paaaaaaaaaaaandemic hotline!

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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #550 on: September 19, 2020, 04:41:49 PM »

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Re: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Thread
« Reply #551 on: Today at 02:13:27 PM »
https://www.forbes.com/sites/alisonescalante/2020/09/08/why-speaking-english-may-spread-more-coronavirus-than-other-languages



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The study looked at data from 26 countries with more than 1000 Covid-19 cases as of March 23, 2020. That’s a useful window of time because that would be before mask-wearing was widespread. The countries were grouped by whether the languages predominantly spoken contained aspirated consonants or not. The data included a large number of languages, including English.

There were indeed more cases of coronavirus infection in countries that spoke languages with aspirated consonants. These countries showed 255 cases of Covid-19 per 1 million residents, while the countries where the languages had few aspirated consonants had 206 cases of Covid-19 per 1 million residents. Technically these numbers did not achieve statistical significance, but the observation is interesting nonetheless.

tEchNiCaLlY tHeSe nUmbErs dID nOt aChIEvE StatIsTicAL sIgnIfICanCe

Ya think?

Yeah we did a broad cross-cultural 26-country survey with varied population densities and differing approaches to masking and lockdowns and social distancing and we found a 0.0049 percent difference between countries that did or did not primarily speak languages with aspirated consonants.

Fully justifying the headline, "Why Speaking English May Spread More Coronavirus Than Other Languages."

Fuuuuuuuuuuuck off.

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