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Old 26.02.2020, 19:29
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Saturday’s Fasnacht in Airolo has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus. Seriously.
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Old 26.02.2020, 19:39
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Saturday’s Fasnacht in Airolo has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus. Seriously.
And in all of the rest of Ticino!

Paranoid nutters!

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Old 26.02.2020, 20:01
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And in all of the rest of Ticino!

Paranoid nutters!

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How much do you want to bet that the Basel fasnacht will be called off too?
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:04
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How much do you want to bet that the Basel fasnacht will be called off too?
2nd case in CH: Aaargau!

(just announced on the 20h news on RSI)

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Old 26.02.2020, 20:06
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2nd case in CH: Aaargau!

(just announced on the 20h news on RSI)

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Well Aargau, who cares
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:14
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Well Aargau, who cares
wow. thats not far from zurich. they should close it off
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:19
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2nd case in CH: Aaargau!

(just announced on the 20h news on RSI)

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Linked to a tourist who hired a car there
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:21
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I'm wondering... Just say I caught the virus and made a full recovery...Wouldn't it be an idea to be able to identify such people so that we could be deployed (voluntarily) to help people who are ill or in lockdown, or even temporarily fill roles in essential services? Even if it's just shopping or cooking for people who are ill and live alone.
It does not work this way with COVID19.

There are lots of reports of reinfections: You are not immune if you had it.

There's also anecdotal reports of the reinfections being much worse than the original one.

It's not the measles or smallpox.

Buckle in, this is one is for the history books.
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:23
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Linked to a tourist who hired a car there
Where?

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Old 26.02.2020, 20:35
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2nd case in CH: Aaargau!

(just announced on the 20h news on RSI)

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You daughter visited you and carried it back there!

Or is she the one who moved to Australia = even worse. They are paranoid enough there. LOL.
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:37
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Aaargau - where all the hire cars 'come from'
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:41
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Aaargau - where all the hire cars 'come from'
Actually hired cars are generally registered in Schaffhausen and Vaudois.
Has that changed? Isn't it nasty to send a tourist on the road with a AG number plate?
On the other hand, nobody is surprised if an AG plonker suddenly drives on the left side of the road.
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:43
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Aaargau - where all the hire cars 'come from'
Isn’t that AI? Appenzeller Innerrhoden?

Or is a hired car different from a rental?
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:49
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Aaargau - where all the hire cars 'come from'
AI hast the most registered rental cars.

But AG is appropriate. It stands for Achtung Gefahr!
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:51
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Well Aargau, who cares
It's not the suisse romande, where we have learned to keep our viruses to ourselves ...
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:57
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But AG is appropriate. It stands for Achtung Gefahr!
AG / AI .. Close enough to spread the virus, only a couple of letters appart..
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:58
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Re: Coronavirus

Apparently, the virus has reached Aargau so my wife heard the news.

Latest news from local paper only in German.

https://www.aargauerzeitung.ch/schwe...rrat-136425810

https://www.aargauerzeitung.ch/aarga...aert-136421129
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Old 26.02.2020, 20:59
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Given the situation in Italy with already over 400 infections and Germany who now is expecting a large outbreak I'd say we have plenty more to expect in Switzerland, not so much a question of if, but more of when.
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Old 26.02.2020, 21:02
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It's not the suisse romande, where we have learned to keep our viruses to ourselves ...
I'd be pretty surprised if it's not already in GE.. International community plus frontaliers plus international companies / organisations..

I've still not seen a single masked person in GE but I have seen pharmacies with signs outside saying that masks and gel ARE available.
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Old 26.02.2020, 21:09
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You daughter visited you and carried it back there!

Or is she the one who moved to Australia = even worse. They are paranoid enough there. LOL.
Nope, not me.
Look for case 0 elsewhere.
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