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black321

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 9:27am

If you are worried about this, don't. Worry can make you sick
Do things that support your immune system
Eat well (50% veggies, no processed foods or added sugar)
Drink lots of water
Get plenty of sleep, at least 8 hours plus 20-30 min naps when you can
Exercise - sweat, clear the toxins from your system
If you want, try some supplements  -multivitamin, C, D, zinc
Herbs can help - elderberry, green tea, garlic, ginger...lots of good trad chinese herbs have anti microbrial properties and have proven effective with past flu outbreaks.
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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 8:58am



 ScottFromWyoming wrote:


 sirdroseph wrote:

Which right now we stand at fiddling while everything burns 
 
And yes, Trump actually (re)tweeted this.
 
I'm not sure who is dumber: his social director for posting it, or him for re-tweeting it.

I keep thinking we'll hit rock-bottom, but apparently there is none.
c.

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 8:22am



 sirdroseph wrote:

Which right now we stand at fiddling while everything burns 
 
And yes, Trump actually (re)tweeted this.
black321

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 8:11am

so if you missed buying stock in the hand wash/sanitizer companies...the next tip is hand moisturizer....lots of dry hands out there from all that washing. 
black321

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 8:06am

https://www.calm.com/
NoEnzLefttoSplit

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 7:14am

 sirdroseph wrote:
 ScottFromWyoming wrote:


 sirdroseph wrote:
Politicizing a virus.  If you do not like Trump,  why would you want to be like him?  Why do people become what they despise?
 

I'm lost. What's this about?
 
Only pertaining to about 1 or 3 particular people in here, more a general comment to how our entire existence has been reduced to the exclusive domain and context of scoring points for your team in  the political realm.{#Cry}
 
What makes you think I exist?
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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 7:06am

 Proclivities wrote:


 sirdroseph wrote:
Only pertaining to about 1 or 3 particular people in here, more a general comment to how our entire existence has been reduced to the exclusive domain and context of scoring points for your team in  the political realm.{#Cry}
 
When something adverse, bad, unthinkable, etc.  occurs, a portion of society will look to place blame on someone or something: e.g.: "This couldn't have just "happened" - someone must be responsible for it."  The "other" tribe is a convenient scapegoat.  That behavior or impulse is probably as old as the human race.  Of course, how leaders or authorities deal with the adversity once it's occurred is often another matter.
 
Yea I get the valid criticism for some things, but there are many who look for gotchas in unwinnable scenarios.  For instance vacillating from authoritarian to non caring dependent on the action or inaction of the parties targets applied conveniently to each individual circumstance.  Which right now we stand at fiddling while everything burns will be interesting when hard action will start to be employed to make up  for lost time.  I can already hear the cries of Facism when in reality there are no good answers outside of everyone acting responsible on an individual which we are not good at.
black321

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 6:55am



 R_P wrote:
"Just watch your local news," said Santelli. "There's your catalyst."

"All I know is, I think about how the world would be if you tried to quarantine everybody because of the generic-type flu," Santelli continued. "Now, I'm not saying this is the generic-type flu—but maybe we'd be just better off if we gave it to everybody."

"And then in a month, it would be over," Santelli continued, "because the mortality rate of this probably isn't going to be any different if we did it that way than the long-term picture, but the difference is we're wreaking havoc on global and domestic economies.
Just imagine the profits from (uncollected) pensions! Cull the herd!
 

I've watched Santelli...certainly not the first stupid comment from him, but probably the worst. 
Proclivities

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 6:38am



 sirdroseph wrote:
Only pertaining to about 1 or 3 particular people in here, more a general comment to how our entire existence has been reduced to the exclusive domain and context of scoring points for your team in  the political realm.
{#Cry}
 
When something adverse, bad, unthinkable, etc.  occurs, a portion of society will look to place blame on someone or something: e.g.: "This couldn't have just "happened" - someone must be responsible for it."  The "other" tribe is a convenient scapegoat.  That behavior or impulse is probably as old as the human race.  Of course, how leaders or authorities deal with the adversity once it's occurred is often another matter.
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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 6:29am

The pandemic is a good subject for black-death humour.

Bad political responses deserve to be called out.

Denial-ism and disinformation will be mocked.

Bonus points for all three. 
sirdroseph

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 4:45am

 ScottFromWyoming wrote:


 sirdroseph wrote:
Politicizing a virus.  If you do not like Trump,  why would you want to be like him?  Why do people become what they despise?
 

I'm lost. What's this about?
 
Only pertaining to about 1 or 3 particular people in here, more a general comment to how our entire existence has been reduced to the exclusive domain and context of scoring points for your team in  the political realm.{#Cry}
sirdroseph

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Posted: Mar 9, 2020 - 4:16am

 Isabeau wrote:


 sirdroseph wrote:
Politicizing a virus.  If you do not like Trump,  why would you want to be like him?  Why do people become what they despise?
 
To be like Trump or not to be. That's not the question.
The appropriate question would be why you support someone who does politicize a virus?

One finger pointing outward leaves four backatcha. 

 
Well I don't which is the whole point.
kurtster

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Posted: Mar 8, 2020 - 9:55pm

 ScottFromWyoming wrote:


 sirdroseph wrote:
Politicizing a virus.  If you do not like Trump,  why would you want to be like him?  Why do people become what they despise?
 

I'm lost. What's this about?
 
Makes sense to me.

If this makes no sense at face value, then I doubt the explanation would, too.  Or that it would be accepted.
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Posted: Mar 8, 2020 - 9:53pm

I work with the public putting my face within inches of others when taking measurements and touching their heads and handling their glasses which more often than not are filthy, if not disgusting.  A large part of our customer base travels internationally for either work or fun.  P is arriving home from SoCal Friday morning after spending time with her daughter whose cancer is out of control.  More than likely the last time she will ever she her alive again.  She changes planes at SFO which is not a good place to be right now.

As someone who belongs to the group with the highest chance of this thing being fatal (age, COPD and cancer of the immune system for openers), I have been thinking about it.  P is not much better off than me with age and asthma.  Can't ignore it.  I hope it's quick and doesn't hurt very much should I get it.

That said, we grew up during the height of the Cold War when everyday was one hiccup away from Nuclear Annihilation.  You still had to get up everyday and go to school and take care of business.  This time is very little different from then in terms of having to go on with life regardless of any threats to being alive.  I still have to work until I drop regardless of this or anything else that can take me out.

And so it goes ...  Party on Garth !!!
ScottN

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Posted: Mar 8, 2020 - 9:08pm

I am flying to Massachusetts (via Providence) on Tuesday.
I fly frequently but have not since early Feb.  It will be interesting to experience.
Oh boy.
Isabeau

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Posted: Mar 8, 2020 - 3:52pm



 Coaxial wrote:

Three because the thumb kinda doesn't point back at you.
{#Good-vibes}
 

If you have the VIRUS it does!!! 
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Posted: Mar 8, 2020 - 1:20pm

"Just watch your local news," said Santelli. "There's your catalyst."

"All I know is, I think about how the world would be if you tried to quarantine everybody because of the generic-type flu," Santelli continued. "Now, I'm not saying this is the generic-type flu—but maybe we'd be just better off if we gave it to everybody."

"And then in a month, it would be over," Santelli continued, "because the mortality rate of this probably isn't going to be any different if we did it that way than the long-term picture, but the difference is we're wreaking havoc on global and domestic economies.
Just imagine the profits from (uncollected) pensions! Cull the herd!
Coaxial

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Posted: Mar 8, 2020 - 10:03am

 Isabeau wrote:


 sirdroseph wrote:
Politicizing a virus.  If you do not like Trump,  why would you want to be like him?  Why do people become what they despise?
 
To be like Trump or not to be. That's not the question.
The appropriate question would be why you support someone who does politicize a virus?

One finger pointing outward leaves four backatcha. 

 
Three because the thumb kinda doesn't point back at you.{#Good-vibes}
Isabeau

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Posted: Mar 8, 2020 - 8:57am



 sirdroseph wrote:
Politicizing a virus.  If you do not like Trump,  why would you want to be like him?  Why do people become what they despise?

 
To be like Trump or not to be. That's not the question.
The appropriate question would be why you support someone who does politicize a virus?

One finger pointing outward leaves four backatcha. 

ScottFromWyoming

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Posted: Mar 8, 2020 - 6:02am



 sirdroseph wrote:
Politicizing a virus.  If you do not like Trump,  why would you want to be like him?  Why do people become what they despise?

 

I'm lost. What's this about?
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