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by Jim the Moron
Wed Mar 18, 2020 2:35 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Duckworth
Replies: 2
Views: 924

Re: Duckworth

I've got a hunch that as July approaches we're going to be hearing more about the Senator. Her politics and integrity are quite similar to Rep Gabbard's; however, for some reason Tammy hasn't managed to antagonize the corrupt DNC to the extent that Tulsi has. Moderators - maybe this shouldn't be in ...
by Jim the Moron
Mon Mar 16, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Cuba Has an Antiviral Capable of Fighting COVID 19
Replies: 31
Views: 1368

Re: Cuba Has an Antiviral Capable of Fighting COVID 19

What has communism to do with antiviral production? :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock: You search very hard to find something nice to say about Commie Cuba. Would you refuse to take an effective medicine just because it was made in a communist country?.....
by Jim the Moron
Mon Mar 16, 2020 12:19 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Pandemic
Replies: 179
Views: 7420

Re: Pandemic

"Neither SARS nor H1N1 reached Australia." (neverfail)
Really?

"2009 flu pandemic in Australia"
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2009_flu_ ... _Australia
by Jim the Moron
Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: China - US Trade War
Replies: 52
Views: 4575

Re: China - US Trade War

"China's economy suffered dramatic collapse"
https://scmp.com/economy/china-economy/ ... my-warning
"Warning to rest of world"

Kinda cancels out all the blather about who is winning and who is losing the "trade war . . ."
by Jim the Moron
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Pandemic
Replies: 179
Views: 7420

Re: Pandemic

And on the other hand, we have Singapore to show the world how to do it right . . . https://technologyreview.com/s/615353/singapore-is-the-model-for-how-to-handle-the-coronavirus/ "The key features: quick action, extensive testing, and relentless tracking." Yes. But it's already too late for such q...
by Jim the Moron
Fri Mar 13, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Pandemic
Replies: 179
Views: 7420

Re: Pandemic

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8105817/Number-coronavirus-cases-cut-66-China-acted-just-one-WEEK-earlier.html Number of coronavirus cases could have been cut by 66% if China had acted just one WEEK earlier, study claims UK researchers concluded that China's outbreak could have been far wo...
by Jim the Moron
Fri Mar 13, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Pandemic
Replies: 179
Views: 7420

Re: Pandemic

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8105817/Number-coronavirus-cases-cut-66-China-acted-just-one-WEEK-earlier.html Number of coronavirus cases could have been cut by 66% if China had acted just one WEEK earlier, study claims UK researchers concluded that China's outbreak could have been far wo...
by Jim the Moron
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Crash?
Replies: 40
Views: 1344

Re: Crash?

Oil price collapse beyond any government’s control The plunge in the global oil price won’t affect all economies in the same way With no agreement between OPEC and non-OPEC states, Saudi Arabia did the same thing as in 2014 – it launched a price war by boosting production and discounting its produc...
by Jim the Moron
Mon Mar 09, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Crash?
Replies: 40
Views: 1344

Re: Crash?

"Why did Saudi Arabia start an oil price war?" https://scmp.com/week-asia/explained/article/3074403/why-did-saudi-arabia-start-oil-price-war "It's a lot of oil with no place to go." "If you're Russia, it's worth it to take a three month price hit to see if you can knock out US oil exports." ". . . a...
by Jim the Moron
Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Foo
Topic: Irresistible headline
Replies: 47
Views: 9640

Re: Irresistible headline

"Drink Corona"

"Israel's rabbis offer mixed advise on outbreak."
https://thisismoney.co.uk/wires/afp/art ... break.html

And don't forget the requisite wedge of lime . . .