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by fafnir
Sun Oct 17, 2021 5:13 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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If Marvel are being guided by any real business sense then they will do whatever sells the most merchandise. Who buys it, children, lifelong fans or casual moviegoers? That's old fashioned. With stakeholder capitalism you can use the shareholders money to work towards higher goals and ambitions tha...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 3:34 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Well, wild yeast. That's what sour dough is. You just mix water and flour together and leave it out until it ferments basically. Takes about a week to get going, with regular feeding of flour and water. It's much slower to rise and proof than baker's yeast, so breaks down the flour a lot more than ...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Keating wrote: I did eat a lot of bread too, but it was my own sour dough that I made myself.
Did you use your own yeast? I recall seeing a video of a woman who did that.
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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What do you mean by the "Left" today? There's a long answer and a short answer. The short one is: self-described as such I'm not sure that one can design a series of questions around self description, other than "are you on the left or the right?" Necessarily these questions assume a set of propert...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 2:48 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Matt Cavanaugh wrote: Neil Kinnock used to be a speech writer for Joe Biden.
ROFL. On behalf of all three Popes, I absolve you of all your sins for that post.
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 1:34 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Brive1987 wrote: Somali goat herder immigrant kills top conservative UK politician/MP.

How very inconvenient. 😐

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-58930593
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 11:51 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Interesting, wikipedia claims that it was originally developed by One World Action, a charity established by Glenys Kinnock, wife or the former leader of the British Labour Party. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Political_Compass The Kinnocks came up through the old working class Left, and then we...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 11:42 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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I don't think this is what most people mean by "Left and Right". For myself, I normally think about whether or not one believes in the practical desirability / attainability of some version of the utopia that the French Revolution claimed to be about. 'Left' used to be equated with liberalism, indi...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 10:03 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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An example of the problem.... feudal England. If I understand it correctly, you'd have had tithes to the church and the Lord of the Manor. The economy certainly wasn't individualistic until you start to get the development of towns, and even then prices and what you can do are quite closely controll...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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OK, I pulled my finger out and looked it up: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Political_Compass#:~:text=The%20economic%20(left%E2%80%93right),economy%20to%20be%20left%20to So, left/right is just about whether you want a collective / centralised economy, or an individualistic one. The authoritarian ...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 15, 2021 9:14 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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The political compass test is weird. I mean questions like this: "A significant advantage of a one-party state is that it avoids all the arguments that delay progress in a democratic political system." Do some people disagree with this, or is it looking for people who are just answer the question b...
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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How dare you criticise the media. Give them an opportunity to respond:
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 8:51 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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zou3gou3 wrote: That's why I'm careful; >70 + COPD. Next holiday in Portugal where 98% are vaxxed.
Sounds reasonable.
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 8:42 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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So is there anyone currently posting here that identifies as not Right of, not Centrist, but actually Left of Centre? I still place in the lower-left quadrant of the Political Compass. The political compass test is weird. I mean questions like this: "A significant advantage of a one-party state is ...
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 7:48 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Isn’t that what you’d expect when the vast majority of patients are in their 70s, 80s and 90s? In the USA, a third are in the 18 to 49 age bracket. Covid1.png One objection to that graph is that it is based on raw numbers and you do not have the same number of people in each of those categories. It...
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 7:28 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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MarcusAu wrote: So is there anyone currently posting here that identifies as not Right of, not Centrist, but actually Left of Centre?
What do you mean by Left and Right?
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 5:31 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Off the farm and away from the Shane-tree stumps … there’s very little evidence that America is anything but a chronically sick nation. https://www.jeffnobbs.com/posts/what-ca ... ic-disease Only if you talk about having non-optimal weight as a chronic disease. We are talking about comorbidities in...
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 5:08 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Given how few 20 year olds are dropping dead from covid, given the prevalence of non-optimal weight..... on it's own, being "overweight" is clearly not a significant comorbidity. Looking like Bruce Vilanch on the other hand.....
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 4:17 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Brive1987 wrote:

These people are not the enemy.
The one in the middle is kind of butch looking.
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 3:24 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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There was a link on www.reddit.com/r/HermanCainAward/ to www.reddit.com/r/nursing/comments/q10v49/time_to_peace_out/ I found the thread well worth reading. Ok we just had to lavage a Covid ecmo patient for maggots in their nose & mouth. I think this means we can all officially peace out. I wish the...
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 3:22 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Damn stinking quote fail!!! The paper’s actual conclusion was: Prevalence of metabolic health in American adults is alarmingly low, even in normal weight individuals. The large number of people not achieving optimal levels of risk factors, even in low-risk groups, has serious implications for public...
by fafnir
Thu Oct 14, 2021 3:20 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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The paper’s actual conclusion was: Prevalence of metabolic health in American adults is alarmingly low, even in normal weight individuals. The large number of people not achieving optimal levels of risk factors, even in low-risk groups, has serious implications for public health. It's talking about...
by fafnir
Wed Oct 13, 2021 9:01 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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As for testing, it also went unacknowledged that if you push for more testing, you will perforce end up with more positive tests (known in Covidian Newspeak as 'cases'.) Do you remember when Trump pointed that out and the reaction was "what a moron, he thinks you can make the pandemic go away by ju...
by fafnir
Wed Oct 13, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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88% of the American population has some form of metabolic dysfunction. You are all co-morbid. That claim is that only 12% of American's are *optimally* healthy. Is lack of optimal health in some respect the same thing as a comorbidity? When people are saying obesity is a risk factor in covid, I don...
by fafnir
Wed Oct 13, 2021 1:55 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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“ Conclusion Population-based hospitalization rates show that unvaccinated adults aged ≥18 years are 17 times more likely to be hospitalized compared with vaccinated adults. Rates are far higher in unvaccinated persons in all adult age groups, including during a period when the Delta variant was th...
by fafnir
Tue Oct 12, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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The internet? Maybe. I'm really not sure how much it changes. Only a tiny number of people are redpilled in a way that requires the vast information resources of the Internet. Is the median person more informed about illusion breaking knowledge than they were 50 years ago? The system is certainly m...
by fafnir
Tue Oct 12, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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This is not a progressive country. Corporate America will beat you every time you try and play on their turf. To not realise this is staggeringly naive and stupid. The Gods are progressive. That doesn't mean they are going to let the pieces of the game climb off the board and fuck with them while t...
by fafnir
Tue Oct 12, 2021 8:07 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Service Dog wrote: the comedians-as-unfunny-propagandists might not initially set-out to be stooges for The Man.
They are the court jesters of the modern day. They are paid to entertain the court, not to mock the court to the townsfolk.
by fafnir
Tue Oct 12, 2021 6:17 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Incidentally, it occurs to me that the obvious rebuttal is that the Enoch Powell story eventually leads to Brexit. That only happened because competing globalists tried to be clever and so little feared and respected the bigoted old woman that they thought they could use her in Globalist infighting....
by fafnir
Tue Oct 12, 2021 6:03 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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You could conclude that the string-pullers have been forced out into the open and the commoner is being hit hard in the wallet, called racist and having their kids taught self-loathing and racism Have you ever read the Rivers of Blood speech by Enoch Powell. It's from the UK in 1968. The section I ...
by fafnir
Tue Oct 12, 2021 1:31 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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"Late last night I watched Ben Shapiro debate Ana Kasparian at a Chamber of Commerce event. It was toothless fare, for an out-of-touch geriatric audience. Last year, the Chamber of Commerce joined forces with their supposed AFL-CIO union opponents-- in a conspiracy to deny Trump a fair election, acc...
by fafnir
Mon Oct 11, 2021 11:59 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Lsuoma wrote:
MarcusAu wrote:
Brive1987 wrote: Reviewing Rebecca Watson’s Twitter...
I think either November or December will be the 10 year anniversary.
The Pit turns 10 in July 2022.
Mozart wrote his first symphony when he was 8, and mohammed had sex with Aisha when she was 9. You guys are old.
by fafnir
Mon Oct 11, 2021 7:15 am
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Of course this in a eulogy, but there is obviously a to of genuine fondness and respect here. You are right. I had to write a eulogy not long ago and it brings it back. One can say all those nice things, and be a eugenicist who wants to build a planned world where elites allocate people to their jo...
by fafnir
Mon Oct 11, 2021 6:59 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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Brive1987 wrote: Reviewing Rebecca Watson’s Twitter, I was interested to see what a high performing Apple exec-cuck’s IT setup looks like.

😂😐

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I'm getting strong Mr Elyse Wojnowski-Anders vibes.
by fafnir
Mon Oct 11, 2021 6:56 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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I still warn-against taking their words at face-value . That's fine. I don't particularly disagree. One of the things that always astounds me is how candide they are in their publications. It's like Hillary Clinton talking to Goldman Sachs thinking nobody will find out, only lots of this stuff is p...
by fafnir
Mon Oct 11, 2021 2:28 am
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By the way, has anybody else read about the life of Aldous Huxley's brother Julian? I'd never looked into this before, but it looks suspiciously like Brave New World was a takedown of his brothers views and work with UNESCO. I can only imagine things must have been awkward between them.
by fafnir
Mon Oct 11, 2021 2:14 am
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Nothing like a UK trade unionist to talk sense. Maybe what we need are largely self contained nation states, celebrating a historical and cultural based commonality which centres on locally held values and belief. https://twitter.com/paulembery/status/1447275592446054406?s=21 Crazy stuff. Sounds li...
by fafnir
Mon Oct 11, 2021 2:09 am
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That would be the most optimistic assessment AFAIAC, but I fear you may not be quite right. I think the distinction between the old bolshies and the "cultural Marxist" types is quite well known, but the end goal is not necessarily that different. As Service Dog says there is a whole spectrum of pol...
by fafnir
Sun Oct 10, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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The extremist purist fundamentalist content of those Words-- have little or no relation to the actual behavior of the Commie. It's all just rationalization and noise. Like a SMASH CAPITALISM sticker on a vapid celebrity's iPhone. The story of incentives is certainly part of it. I'm not sure ideas c...
by fafnir
Sun Oct 10, 2021 12:37 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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The mask mandates, the house arrest, and now the compulsory injections -- none of which are supported by actual science -- have frequently been pronounced "for the good of the collective." It's obvious this is not just differences of opinion on how to balance public health with private freedom. Rat...
by fafnir
Sat Oct 09, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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John D wrote: screwtape should really change s/h/it's name to screwball. The ultimate in bizarre posts is the claim that s/h/it can't see everyone posts. Well this is because of s/h/it's blocking people. Fuck off screw.... you are a genuine piece of shit.
by fafnir
Sat Oct 09, 2021 2:11 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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What does cases even mean when testing regimes are so different in different countries? It feels like numberwang:
by fafnir
Sat Oct 09, 2021 8:35 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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The mask mandates, the house arrest, and now the compulsory injections -- none of which are supported by actual science -- have frequently been pronounced "for the good of the collective." It's obvious this is not just differences of opinion on how to balance public health with private freedom. Rat...
by fafnir
Sat Oct 09, 2021 6:16 am
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
Topic: Steerzing in a New Direction...
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I doubt either of us will convince the other, but maybe readers will be stimulated think on the matter a bit more deeply. Judging by the large number of posts that are not being displayed to me there will also be some frothing at the mouth with calumnies. I'm not sure convincing people should neces...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 2:52 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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Wrong border. Your border is too long to keep track of. It's confusing. You should shorten it. Like invading and annexing Central America all the way thru Panama? I mean, they all want to live in the US so bad, we could save them the trip. With their crime, and wealth disparities? It would be like ...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 1:50 pm
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My position is the same as fafnir's, although I object far more to government mandates than the vaccine specifically. I worry and suspect that government action is doing far more harm than good in the long term. I have been downplaying my feelings there to try and not argue everything at once. 110%...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: Periodic Table of Swearing - The Undead Thread
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Service Dog wrote: Wrong border.
Your border is too long to keep track of. It's confusing. You should shorten it.
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 1:21 pm
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At this rate, we are going to need a 500% vaccination rate for herd immunity by the new year. Incidentally, when was the last time Fauci mentioned herd a rate for herd immunity?
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 1:03 pm
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I assumed the blue background represented the waters of the rio grande.
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 12:36 pm
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This article sums up another aspect of the leaky vaccine issue that I didn't go into earlier: https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/article/leaky-vaccines-enhance-spread-of-deadlier-chicken-viruses "Basically with this nasty looking chicken virus, the vaccine may have caused the virus to become...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 12:17 pm
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I don't understand this, maybe through ignorance but who knows. The vaccinated can get infected and that involves the virus existing in the respiratory tract out of the blood stream, I believe. So if you have viruses existing in vaccinated people then that constitutes a mutation breeding ground wit...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 9:28 am
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Fafnir, I admire your calm perseverance and clarity of thought in engaging our house vax-Plantinga. I used to fail to get the liberty minded folks as well. :-) Nice sarcastic ad homs there, guys. I did fail to get liberty minded folks for most of my life. Screwtape doesn't seem to understand the ps...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 9:24 am
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Clarence, my first reaction is that it's very difficult to get past the view that the process of classification and collection of all the case data is being lent on very hard. That does kind of leave a very difficult to remove question mark hovering over the whole article. Comparing that with actual...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 8:35 am
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Matt Cavanaugh wrote: Fafnir, I admire your calm perseverance and clarity of thought in engaging our house vax-Plantinga.
I used to fail to get the liberty minded folks as well. :-)
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 8:14 am
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Okay, so in both charts the curve is already going down before the peak came anywhere near the last big spike. So those researchers prediction declaration that the Delta "lead to a considerably larger, and more deadly, pandemic" is belied. I see nothing to indicate that the Delta is deadlier than t...
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 7:33 am
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Screwtape, I appreciate that that was a long post. If you feel like replying, probably the second half is where the main point I'm interested in is and where we aren't just going to throw rocks at each other.
by fafnir
Fri Oct 08, 2021 7:31 am
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Are you suggesting, pari passu, that influenza vaccines cause the virus to mutate, or do you accept that's what viruses have always done and will continue to do? All life mutates. What causes particular mutations to become more or less frequent in the population is the selection pressure applied to...
by fafnir
Thu Oct 07, 2021 2:34 pm
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It’s amusing how graphs work. I’ve marked in red the period your graph covered. These are USA cases :lol: Delta makes up 80% of new cases in the second wave - the one that took off just off the right hand margin of your pic. https://i.imgur.com/YaS4zRp.jpg That's the Canadian Medical Association Jo...
by fafnir
Thu Oct 07, 2021 12:18 pm
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So.... my taste is still fucked up today. I had a very spicy gyro with garlic sauce and it tasted like wet steel. I went to the clinic and they are going to run a PCR test. Results are likely complete tomorrow. In the mean time I am going to live on the second floor and my wife on the first floor. ...
by fafnir
Thu Oct 07, 2021 10:23 am
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Matt Cavanaugh wrote: They should've named it the "Matterhorn" variant.
Too geographically specific. That would surely encourage violent retributions against the Swiss.