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by Tortoise
Fri Sep 18, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus General Discussion
Replies: 2855
Views: 108642

Re: Coronavirus General Discussion

CDC reverses controversial guidance on Covid-19 testing The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reversed its controversial Covid-19 testing guidance on Friday, stating clearly that close contacts without any symptoms need a test. “Due to the significance of asymptomatic and presymptomatic tr...
by Tortoise
Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus General Discussion
Replies: 2855
Views: 108642

Re: Coronavirus General Discussion

Corto, your state keeps hitting it out of the park. Good job! Next-level nuttiness in Northfield, Illinois (north-suburban Chicago). Public school district @srseagles is restricting students' access to remote learning if their families travel to a state on the county travel-ban list. How is this leg...
by Tortoise
Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: The Left is Eating Itself Pt. II
Replies: 728
Views: 116536

Re: The Left is Eating Itself Pt. II

Reminds me of the movie Home Alone.

The Minneapolis City Council is like Kevin McCallister at the end of the movie, remorseful that he wished for his family to disappear and now wishing for them to return for Christmas.
by Tortoise
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Isn't there an Avatar Thread?
Replies: 110
Views: 5320

Re: Isn't there an Avatar Thread?

Lady on the train panicked when I took off my mask after sitting down, but visibly relaxed when she saw I was having a coffee. Remember: I drink coffee to keep you safe, you drink coffee to keep me safe. https://twitter.com/AlistairHaimes/status/1306196391375577091 Love the avatar Tortoise. In that...
by Tortoise
Wed Sep 16, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus General Discussion
Replies: 2855
Views: 108642

Re: Coronavirus General Discussion

Lady on the train panicked when I took off my mask after sitting down, but visibly relaxed when she saw I was having a coffee.

Remember: I drink coffee to keep you safe, you drink coffee to keep me safe.
https://twitter.com/AlistairHaimes/stat ... 1375577091
by Tortoise
Wed Sep 16, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Is Trump doing a good job?
Replies: 993
Views: 71361

Re: Is Trump doing a good job?

l82start wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:59 am
and on the topic of candidates song choices....... biden plays this
https://twitter.com/TheUnitedSpot1/stat ... 12866?s=20
by Tortoise
Mon Sep 14, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus General Discussion
Replies: 2855
Views: 108642

Re: Coronavirus General Discussion

Federal judge rules PA Gov. Tom Wolf's shutdown orders were unconstitutional: https://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2020/09/14/gov-tom-wolf-coronavirus-shutdown-orders-unconstitutional/ San Diego County Supervisor plans to ask for businesses to reopen and ignore "impossible" CA state reopening guidelines:...
by Tortoise
Mon Sep 14, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus General Discussion
Replies: 2855
Views: 108642

Re: Coronavirus General Discussion

Agreed, the "one-way aisle" concept was very poorly conceived and would have made sense only with a corresponding "no passing" rule. I've always ignored the one-way aisle stickers on the ground and have never gotten a single dirty look because of it. Everyone else ignores the stickers, too. One thin...
by Tortoise
Sun Sep 13, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Apple News App - delete racial justice section?
Replies: 32
Views: 639

Re: Apple News App - delete racial justice section?

dualstow wrote:
Sun Sep 13, 2020 5:19 pm
I’m lovin Tim Pool. I thank Kriegs for that.
+1
by Tortoise
Sun Sep 13, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Apple News App - delete racial justice section?
Replies: 32
Views: 639

Re: Apple News App - delete racial justice section?

The banners apparently came back to Apple News in my iOS app, but the racial justice one has been replaced by this one: Election 2020 The coronavirus dominates the campaign. Plus, the latest polls and a guide to voting. Funny how in the banner itself, before you even click on it to read headlines an...
by Tortoise
Sat Sep 12, 2020 11:32 pm
Forum: Other Discussions
Topic: Coronavirus General Discussion
Replies: 2855
Views: 108642

Re: Coronavirus General Discussion

#SnowSoWhite