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I hope Mommy doesn't get it.
Buh-Bye, President Plump...

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Yeah, but what about the caronavirus? That's the one we need to fear!
Donald J. Trump
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are doing everything possible to make the Caronavirus look as bad as possible, including panicking markets, if possible. Likewise their incompetent Do Nothing Democrat comrades are all talk, no action. USA in great shape!
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GoCubsGo wrote:
Wed Feb 26, 2020 9:46 pm
Yeah, but what about the caronavirus? That's the one we need to fear!
Donald J. Trump
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Low Ratings Fake News MSDNC (Comcast) &
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are doing everything possible to make the Caronavirus look as bad as possible, including panicking markets, if possible. Likewise their incompetent Do Nothing Democrat comrades are all talk, no action. USA in great shape!
@CDCgov
.....
Yeah, dang Dems. Spooking the Canadian market too

TORONTO - U.S. stock markets suffered their worst day in more than two years Monday while Canada's main stock index posted a triple-digit decline amid concerns stemming from an increase in new cases of the novel coronavirus outside of China.

The markets plunged in reaction to amplified economic uncertainty caused by outbreaks in more developed countries like Italy and South Korea, said Craig Fehr, Canadian markets strategist, Edward Jones.

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"When you can make people believe absurdities, you can make them commit atrocities."
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O Really wrote:
Wed Feb 26, 2020 10:23 pm
GoCubsGo wrote:
Wed Feb 26, 2020 9:46 pm
Yeah, but what about the caronavirus? That's the one we need to fear!
Yeah, dang Dems. Spooking the Canadian market too
Trump’s coronavirus response includes many things he criticized President Obama for

IMPOSPOTUS hates it when circumstances force him to act as competently and responsibly as Obama.
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Ulysses wrote:
Wed Feb 26, 2020 9:30 pm
I hope Mommy doesn't get it.
:lol:

By publicly contradicting Trump on coronavirus, Alex Azar just became the most important person in the administration

We’ve seen this movie before. Headline fix:

By publicly contradicting Trump on coronavirus, Alex Azar just became the most important FORMER person in the administration

Even VP Q-tip is being set up for removal from the ticket when things don't go well.
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Vrede too wrote:
Thu Feb 27, 2020 12:00 pm
Ulysses wrote:
Wed Feb 26, 2020 9:30 pm
I hope Mommy doesn't get it.
:lol:

By publicly contradicting Trump on coronavirus, Alex Azar just became the most important person in the administration

We’ve seen this movie before. Headline fix:

By publicly contradicting Trump on coronavirus, Alex Azar just became the most important FORMER person in the administration

Even VP Q-tip is being set up for removal from the ticket when things don't go well.
That could be the only positive to come out of this.

Depending, of course, on who he proposes to replace the "Q-Tiip"...
Buh-Bye, President Plump...

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VP Q-tip's very first action, coming on the heels of Alex Azar contradicting IMPOSPOTUS: All public statements must be funneled through VP Q-tip's office.

I was wrong, he is more than qualified to be a loyal censor for 45SHOLE.
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Coronavirus, my ass. trumpy bear will soon put Jared Kushner on this and it will be solved damn quick and we'll look in the mirror and laugh about how worried we all were.

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https://www.newsweek.com/hhs-coronaviru ... ck-1489624
HHS CORONAVIRUS WHISTLEBLOWER CLAIMS SHE WAS UNFAIRLY REASSIGNED AFTER RAISING CONCERNS OVER LACK OF PROTECTIVE GEAR: REPORT

A senior Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) whistleblower claims she was unfairly and improperly reassigned after raising concerns about the lack of training, protective gear given to a dozen workers who assisted American coronavirus evacuees.

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HHS workers were "not properly trained or equipped to operate in a public health emergency situation," she alleges in the complaint, adding that they were "improperly deployed." Because of this, the whistleblower alleges that the staffers could have been exposed to the coronavirus as they had face-to-face contact with the passengers in an airplane hangar and adequate steps had not been taken to ensure their safety.
Fuck 2019 2020

Ezekiel 23:20

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Not to worry, Mr. Science is on it!

Coronavirus: Four times Mike Pence denied health-related science
During Indiana’s HIV outbreak in 2015, Pence initially opposed a clean-needle exchange ...

Pence previously said smoking doesn’t kill...

He said condoms are “very poor” protection against sexually transmitted diseases ...

Pence has refused to say that climate change is a threat ...
Oh yeah, the nation's future is in good hands. I think I may sell some stocks tomorrow...
Buh-Bye, President Plump...

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Ulysses wrote:
Fri Feb 28, 2020 4:50 am
Not to worry, Mr. Science is on it!

Coronavirus: Four times Mike Pence denied health-related science
During Indiana’s HIV outbreak in 2015, Pence initially opposed a clean-needle exchange ...

Pence previously said smoking doesn’t kill...

He said condoms are “very poor” protection against sexually transmitted diseases ...

Pence has refused to say that climate change is a threat ...
Oh yeah, the nation's future is in good hands. I think I may sell some stocks tomorrow...
Balls.....aside from being a one man mini AIDS epidemic, Pence has no medical experience other than his four lobotomies and nine circumcisions. At this point, there's just not much left of him. The bastard is so light headed the soles of his shoes are solid steel and he no longer has any blood in his body; he runs on plasma alone. He shaves using the lid from an old tin can but never bleeds; he just oozes what looks like Karo syrup. He will fall on his white plasma ass over this new assignment. The man will always be a shameful failure and medical oddity.

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It keeps on getting better: recent reports reveal that as part of his program of axing any and all things Obama did, Trump cancelled 37 of 47 international public health projects, of the type specifically aimed at combating pandemics like covid-19.

Additionally,

Covid-19 may not be from bats. Also, it's not the flu. So both "Wu Flu" and "Bat Flu" are not very good names for it.

This article states there's genetic evidence (99% similarity) that Covid-19 came from an anteater like animal called the pangolin. I remember reading before that pangolins are illegally harvested (they being endangered) because their scales are thought to have special qualities (various including arthritis and nervous disorders) valued in traditional Chinese medicine, as well as in some traditional African medicines.

https://www.nbcnews.com/science/science ... s_20200228

However subsequent study supposedly reveals that only 90% of Covid-19 matches corona virus found in pangolins, ruling them out as a direct source of the outbreak. There apparently has been concern that the initial report led to widespread slaughter of the endangered animal.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pangolin

Another, more scholarly article in Nature adds more detail, including that the initial similarity was restricted to just the part of the virus genome responsible for attachment to human cell walls. And, also, that the original conclusion of a 99% similarity was the result of a miscommunication between the Chinese bioinformatics group and a Chinese lab study group.

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586- ... 30681500=1

So just where Covid-19 originated is still a matter for research. But I suspect scientific resources would be better directed toward developing a vaccine against it.
Buh-Bye, President Plump...

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Ulysses wrote:
Fri Feb 28, 2020 4:00 pm

So just where Covid-19 originated is still a matter for research. But I suspect scientific resources would be better directed toward developing a vaccine against it.
Yep, but didn't Trump say he'd have a vaccine in a couple or few weeks? :roll:

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O Really wrote:
Fri Feb 28, 2020 4:58 pm
Ulysses wrote:
Fri Feb 28, 2020 4:00 pm

So just where Covid-19 originated is still a matter for research. But I suspect scientific resources would be better directed toward developing a vaccine against it.
Yep, but didn't Trump say he'd have a vaccine in a couple or few weeks? :roll:
Trump is, of course, a total moron.

But he's also also the worst type: a crafty conniving moron.

As I've said before, perhaps the only silver lining to his fucking up the US Govt response to the pandemic will be that it will hasten his departure from office.

But wait, there's more...

Trump Didn’t Just Botch the Coronavirus Response. He Enabled Its Spread
Even as China was announcing that its deaths from the novel coronavirus had surpassed its toll from SARS, President Donald Trump released a proposed budget for 2021 that slashed funding for our chief defender against epidemics by 18 percent.

Within the overall proposed cuts detailed on Feb. 10 for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was a reduction in spending to guard against “emerging and zoonotic diseases” from $635,772,000 to $550,464,000.

Zoonotic diseases are those that have crossed from animals to humans, as the novel coronavirus is believed to have done. The $85,308,000 proposed budget cut is less than the cost of 5 miles of border wall....

In another failure of foresight two years ago, the White House eliminated the National Security Council’s position for combating global health crises. The NSC’s Senior Director for Global Health Security and Biothreats post was held by the highly regarded Rear Admiral Tim Ziemer—whose sudden departure in May of 2018 happened to coincide with a new Ebola outbreak in Africa.
Buh-Bye, President Plump...

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Ulysses wrote:
Fri Feb 28, 2020 5:10 pm
... But wait, there's more...

Trump Didn’t Just Botch the Coronavirus Response. He Enabled Its Spread
Asshole POTUS.


This has its moments:


Coronavirus Cold Open - SNL

South Cracker Barrel.
Get rid of that baby.
Oh, yes you were.
Stalin.
Typhoid Mary.


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I'm flying out to the bay area the third week of April. San Jose, right where a bunch of cases popped up. Also booked some tickets for a show in Oakland. Covid-19 better fuck off before my trip.
Fuck 2019 2020

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Whack9 wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 6:37 am
I'm flying out to the bay area the third week of April. San Jose, right where a bunch of cases popped up. Also booked some tickets for a show in Oakland. Covid-19 better fuck off before my trip.
Years from now students will be studying Corvid-whack along with Typhoid Mary.

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billy.pilgrim wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 8:34 am
Whack9 wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 6:37 am
I'm flying out to the bay area the third week of April. San Jose, right where a bunch of cases popped up. Also booked some tickets for a show in Oakland. Covid-19 better fuck off before my trip.
Years from now students will be studying Corvid-whack along with Typhoid Mary.
That Cali gas will be worth it though
Fuck 2019 2020

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