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 How are you guys? Slovakia has relatively few cases (230 or so), but everything is on lockdown, as it should be.

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 iwbiek wrote:How are you

 

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How are you guys? Slovakia has relatively few cases (230 or so), but everything is on lockdown, as it should be.

 

Not too bad yet in Australia but it's starting to get out of hand - from 2000 to 3000 cases in 2 days. Only a handful of deaths so far. People not taking it seriously enough, IMO. Unlike NZ, which confined all citizens but essential services to their homes Weds night just gone for 4 weeks, even though they had about the same number of infections as you have in Slovakia. 

 

 

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 You can stop losing sleep

 You can stop losing sleep worring about me. I found high population density to be highly unsantitary and practiced social distancing long before this virus.

Just hoarding popcorn while I sit back and watch nature do the population control for us.

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 As much as some here piss

 

As much as some here piss me off, believe me, I don't want my worst enemy harmed by this. 

 

Having said that, if one supports economic conservatism which in reality really means, "fuck everyone but the rich, and ignore saving for a rainy day",  nobody who supports such bullsit should be surprised that the spread was made easier by lack of regulation. 

 

 

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 As much as some here piss

 

As much as some here piss me off, believe me, I don't want my worst enemy harmed by this. 

 

Having said that, if one supports economic conservatism which in reality really means, "fuck everyone but the rich, and ignore saving for a rainy day",  nobody who supports such bullsit should be surprised that the spread was made easier by lack of regulation. 

 

 

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 As much as some here piss

 

As much as some here piss me off, believe me, I don't want my worst enemy harmed by this. 

 

Having said that, if one supports economic conservatism which in reality really means, "fuck everyone but the rich, and ignore saving for a rainy day",  nobody who supports such bullsit should be surprised that the spread was made easier by lack of regulation. 

 

 

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Brian37 wrote:  nobody who

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 nobody who supports such bullsit should be surprised that the spread was made easier by lack of regulation. 

 

Yes, lack of regulation of population growth, you can not let places get extremely overpopulated by open borders allow these people to live in unsanitary conditions where people collect welfare to do nothing instead of clean the streets and public places. The unsanitary and overcrowded conditions of cities run by 'Progressives' is a national disgrace.

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iwbiek wrote:

How are you guys? Slovakia has relatively few cases (230 or so), but everything is on lockdown, as it should be.

 

Not too bad yet in Australia but it's starting to get out of hand - from 2000 to 3000 cases in 2 days. Only a handful of deaths so far. People not taking it seriously enough, IMO. Unlike NZ, which confined all citizens but essential services to their homes Weds night just gone for 4 weeks, even though they had about the same number of infections as you have in Slovakia. 

 

 

 

Good to hear from you, buddy. You know anything about Eloise? She's our only other Aussie alum still kicking I know of.

"I have never felt comfortable around people who talk about their feelings for Jesus, or any other deity for that matter, because they are usually none too bright. . . . Or maybe 'stupid' is a better way of saying it; but I have never seen much point in getting heavy with either stupid people or Jesus freaks, just as long as they don't bother me. In a world as weird and cruel as this one we have made for ourselves, I figure anybody who can find peace and personal happiness without ripping off somebody else deserves to be left alone. They will not inherit the earth, but then neither will I. . . . And I have learned to live, as it were, with the idea that I will never find peace and happiness, either. But as long as I know there's a pretty good chance I can get my hands on either one of them every once in a while, I do the best I can between high spots."
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