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Old 12.03.2020, 06:57
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Wouldn't say that. Looks like hubby will be working from home 2 days a week from next week to cut down on the number of people in his office at the same time. They'll all have different days off to keep the numbers down.

Trump's travel ban is even more ridiculous.

"The new rules will go into effect Friday at midnight," he added. The travel order does not apply to US citizens."

So US citizens who've been in Schengen can still hop on a plane (assuming there are any still flying) and go back to the US regardless of any possible infection.

"Mr Trump said the European Union had "failed to take the same precautions" as the US in fighting the virus."

What US precautions?

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Old 12.03.2020, 07:15
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this will be the big news when everyone wakes up in europe :

Coronavirus: Trump suspends travel from Europe to US


that and this

here's hoping none of you are too affected by the travel restriction...guess you can always go via heathrow .
..(UK not affected by the restriction)
I suspect many people will be unhappy with this announcement. It’s certainly too little too late in my view. What is without question though is that open borders and globalization have exacerbated the spread of the virus and decisive action and travel restrictions should have been implemented weeks ago.

No one took it seriously, and many still aren’t taking it seriously though!

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Old 12.03.2020, 07:16
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Yeah defiantly a change today.. Couple of minutes before the 7.14 train, normally thatís a busy platform.

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Old 12.03.2020, 07:21
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Yeah defiantly a change today.. Couple of minutes before the 7.14 train, normally thatís a busy platform.

https://imgur.com/gallery/rbGud81
Ha! You don't think everyone overslept?
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Old 12.03.2020, 07:25
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When will the schools close? Anybody knows? We should keep our kids safe.
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Old 12.03.2020, 07:31
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I suspect many people will be unhappy with this announcement. Itís certainly too little too late in my view. What is without question though is that open borders and globalization have exacerbated the spread of the virus and decisive action and travel restrictions should have been implemented weeks ago.

No one took it seriously though, and many still arenít taking it seriously though!
There are no open borders with the USA. In fact the vast majority of suckers need a visa they obtain pretty hard, after hours of humiliations at the doors of US consulates.

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There are no open borders with the USA. In fact the vast majority of suckers need a visa they obtain pretty hard, after hours of humiliations at the doors of US consulates.

Next.
Trump is considering extending the wall to the whole of USA. Says no virus can ever jump such a wall!
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Old 12.03.2020, 07:40
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There are no open borders with the USA. In fact the vast majority of suckers need a visa they obtain pretty hard, after hours of humiliations at the doors of US consulates.

Next.
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Yeah defiantly a change today.. Couple of minutes before the 7.14 train, normally thatís a busy platform.

https://imgur.com/gallery/rbGud81
And the rumour is that these " people " are mannequins that they placed there to give a slight sense of normality
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The old greenmount I’ll answer something that hasn’t been said routine
You seem to forget or to not understand what you're posting then.

....and you're definitely confusing me with other people.
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Meanwhile in Switzerland .. Nothing to see here ..

I'm off to work in 20 mins, everything will be normal.

Well you won't be getting on the front of the bus, and there are no more ticket collectors/checking.
At least you can travel for free.
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Well you won't be getting on the front of the bus, and there are no more ticket collectors/checking.
At least you can travel for free.
no you cant travel free. Gehts noch!!!!
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Trump's travel ban is even more ridiculous.

"The new rules will go into effect Friday at midnight," he added. The travel order does not apply to US citizens."

So US citizens who've been in Schengen can still hop on a plane (assuming there are any still flying) and go back to the US regardless of any possible infection.

"Mr Trump said the European Union had "failed to take the same precautions" as the US in fighting the virus."

What US precautions?

In what way is Trumps ban ridiculous, but each EU country in effect doing that to its neighbours is not? (not that you literally said that obviously)


The US, the same and any country, will never deny re-entry for citzens. I'd speculate to say they will be controlled when they get there, maybe a 14 day self (or enforced ) isolation, medical etc etc.



What US precautions? These US precautions.
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In what way is Trumps ban ridiculous, but each EU country in effect doing that to its neighbours is not? (not that you literally said that obviously)


The US, the same and any country, will never deny re-entry for citzens. I'd speculate to say they will be controlled when they get there, maybe a 14 day self (or enforced ) isolation, medical etc etc.



What US precautions? These US precautions.
Of course Trump blames the other for HIS ignorance. Playing to his voters again. He's such a fool!
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Of course Trump blames the other for HIS ignorance. Playing to his voters again. He's such a fool!
Nice baiting, who will bite?
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In what way is Trumps ban ridiculous, but each EU country in effect doing that to its neighbours is not? (not that you literally said that obviously)


The US, the same and any country, will never deny re-entry for citzens. I'd speculate to say they will be controlled when they get there, maybe a 14 day self (or enforced ) isolation, medical etc etc.



What US precautions? These US precautions.

Now please tell us which are those "precautions" USA has taken but before banning the travels with EU.

Medea referred to those precautions.

The virus has spread there in parallel with spreading in Europe. How did EU fail that but USA did all they need to then?

Maybe not the ban itself (considering what's happening within EU too), but his declarations - Trump's - make no sense.

Let me remind you of who said what

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Shit!! He cant even look you in the eyes. And no its not true that you can get the virus just from eye contact!

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/...onavirus-video
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Now please tell us which are those "precautions" USA has taken but before banning the travels with EU.

Medea referred to those precautions.

The virus has spread there in parallel with spreading in Europe.
No idea, I'm not here to defend POTUS nor am I concerned about what they get up to over there. Have they done anything?

I do note that last week POTUS was saying Covid19 was nothing to become hysterical about, and now he's hysterical (not really, pretty sensible action imho).
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Shit!! He cant even look you in the eyes. And no its not true that you can get the virus just from eye contact!

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/...onavirus-video
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