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Old 17.05.2020, 14:45
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You wonder why these people haven't got something better do to?

Having said that, it was inevitable that the anti-vaxxers would get together with the 'fake virus' nuts.
It gets better. One of my friends who is an anti-vaxxer shared a post on FB that says something like "I will not allow Bill Gates to vaccinate/chip me! Share if you agree!". He legit thinks any vaccine will be injecting some kind of government tracking microchip or something.
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Old 17.05.2020, 14:54
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It gets better. One of my friends who is an anti-vaxxer shared a post on FB that says something like "I will not allow Bill Gates to vaccinate/chip me! Share if you agree!". He legit thinks any vaccine will be injecting some kind of government tracking microchip or something.

Seems lots of people believe that. Thank God there's Trump to clear matters up.
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You wonder why these people haven't got something better do to?

Having said that, it was inevitable that the anti-vaxxers would get together with the 'fake virus' nuts.
A couple of days ago I realised our national anti-vaxxer (a tv semi-"star") is well and alive and preaching again. When I talked with my mom back home I mentioned this briefly - as we always mention things like this briefly - lol, and she was like "Why are you so upset with her, dear? This girl* is so nice, she raised lots of funds for kids in need"*girl is forty something I think.....I mean, no, the irony was too big.... My mom is sometimes way behind me with the news so I "forgave" her, but couldn't stop laughing for a good few minutes.

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It gets better. One of my friends who is an anti-vaxxer shared a post on FB that says something like "I will not allow Bill Gates to vaccinate/chip me! Share if you agree!". He legit thinks any vaccine will be injecting some kind of government tracking microchip or something.
Goodness, no..... I decided to quit FB because I don't want to judge people I know or vaguely know... :Rofl:
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Old 17.05.2020, 16:33
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Ignazio Cassis, conseilleur d'état, just gave an interview about CV on the national TV (rts1). He is very interesting as a local politian.
Nice of you to mention a local politician, at some point I thought this thread is about a different country/different countries.

Haven't watched tv lately, I was constantly doing that in the beginning. It was funny to see people were requiring links etc. and had almost no idea about what's going on in Switzerland.

Why do you think he's interesting btw? Does he have new ideas on how to maintain the current low number of new infections?
I think the Swiss move in a different direction than Czech R., as far as I gathered from you here.

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That's what I was doing but the last time nearly killed my phone.
I don't boil wash anything but I do wash the shopping because my OH has a surpressed immune system. I did boil wash my clothes on doctor's advice when my late mum was in hospital isolation 15yrs ago. All her visitors were advised to do so even though we needed gowns and gloves to enter her room.
Maybe you were over doing it. I think it's OK if you wipe it quickly with alcohol, but it must be in the right concentration. If you used the Putzsprit stuff we all got from pharmacies in the beginning of the crisis, that's too strong. And inefficient. I'm sure you know it though.
Check out the webpage of Coop, they have a hand disinfectant easily available now, but it smells like schnapps. I think it can be used to disinfect other surfaces too.
We did our own - (combined the 90% Putzsprit from the pharmacy with Putzsprit Oecoplan from Coop which has a lower concentration) - wonder if you can still get any of them. Haven't checked lately, we didn't use insane quantities because we also had other hand sanitisers. Btw, I can check the brand if you need and post it here.

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It gets better. One of my friends who is an anti-vaxxer shared a post on FB that says something like "I will not allow Bill Gates to vaccinate/chip me! Share if you agree!". He legit thinks any vaccine will be injecting some kind of government tracking microchip or something.
That is one benefit of Corona, it gives a good option to filter idiots out of your FB contacts, I've unfriended and blocked everybody with stupid posts about 5G, Corona etc since this started.
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Old 17.05.2020, 18:04
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It gets better. One of my friends who is an anti-vaxxer shared a post on FB that says something like "I will not allow Bill Gates to vaccinate/chip me! Share if you agree!". He legit thinks any vaccine will be injecting some kind of government tracking microchip or something.
I had one anti-vaxxer explain to me that I could prevent getting the virus, and kill it if I did have it by inhaling lots of steam.
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Old 17.05.2020, 18:05
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Yeah - its pretty clear that young people often develop minimal levels of antibodies, which is pretty common in mild infections where the disease can be blatted with T cells. If you got a nasty dose you, in theory, should be better protected.

I don't think there have been accounts of seriously ill people being reinfected - let me know if i'm wrong.
How do you expect me to know that?
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Old 17.05.2020, 18:08
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That is one benefit of Corona, it gives a good option to filter idiots out of your FB contacts, I've unfriended and blocked everybody with stupid posts about 5G, Corona etc since this started.
That's an option.....
But nah....people are way more complex than that. As far as I'm concerned - you're either in or out.
It's of little reward to hurt people's feelings imo (you wouldn't believe how hurt some people can be if someone unfriended them on FB/Instagram etc), though I agree, it might be the only way to stay sane.
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Old 17.05.2020, 18:09
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It gets better. One of my friends who is an anti-vaxxer shared a post on FB that says something like "I will not allow Bill Gates to vaccinate/chip me! Share if you agree!". He legit thinks any vaccine will be injecting some kind of government tracking microchip or something.
There is a lot of anti-Bill Gates stuff on social media by the tinfoil hat brigade; I block them now.
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It's of little reward to hurt people's feelings imo (you wouldn't believe how hurt some people can be if someone unfriended them on FB/Instagram etc), though I agree, it might be the only way to stay sane.
Not doing it for any reward or to hurt them, doing it to get rid of rubbish om my screen. And if they are so sensitive that unfriending on FB hurts them they should not be at social media at all.
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Old 17.05.2020, 18:51
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It gets better. One of my friends who is an anti-vaxxer shared a post on FB that says something like "I will not allow Bill Gates to vaccinate/chip me! Share if you agree!". He legit thinks any vaccine will be injecting some kind of government tracking microchip or something.
I have seen so many elderly get the Flu vaccine in the Elderly peoples home. There were quite a few cases where after they contracted the flu and died shortly after from lung infections.

So get the Corona vax ( if it ever comes ) at your own risk!
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Old 17.05.2020, 19:35
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That is one benefit of Corona, it gives a good option to filter idiots out of your FB contacts, I've unfriended and blocked everybody with stupid posts about 5G, Corona etc since this started.
Actually the effect of 5G has been scientifically proven. It dissolves human brain even more than 4G.
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I had one anti-vaxxer explain to me that I could prevent getting the virus, and kill it if I did have it by inhaling lots of steam.
So did he recommend becoming a Steam Engine driver ?
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I have seen so many elderly get the Flu vaccine in the Elderly peoples home. There were quite a few cases where after they contracted the flu and died shortly after from lung infections.

So get the Corona vax ( if it ever comes ) at your own risk!
Probably because vaccinations do not work instantly and in the case of flu are not 100% reliable. Vaccines do not cause flu or any other disease.
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I have seen so many elderly get the Flu vaccine in the Elderly peoples home. There were quite a few cases where after they contracted the flu and died shortly after from lung infections.

So get the Corona vax ( if it ever comes ) at your own risk!
You can’t catch flu from the flu vaccine.
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Old 17.05.2020, 20:30
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An interesting article from the Jewish Journal, "The Worldwide Lockdown May Be the Greatest Mistake in History." An additional 130 Million will face starvation as a result. As Quartz India reported on April 22, “Coronavirus has killed only around 700 Indians … a small number still compared to the 450,000 TB (tuberculosis) and 10,000-odd malaria deaths recorded every year. https://jewishjournal.com/commentary...WCd-lHhWm6cfZo
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An interesting article from the Jewish Journal, "The Worldwide Lockdown May Be the Greatest Mistake in History." An additional 130 Million will face starvation as a result. As Quartz India reported on April 22, “Coronavirus has killed only around 700 Indians … a small number still compared to the 450,000 TB (tuberculosis) and 10,000-odd malaria deaths recorded every year. https://jewishjournal.com/commentary...WCd-lHhWm6cfZo
I have a problem here. I did not notice you, pre-corona, being concerned about the number of humans that starve to death or die from TB and malaria every year. Why do you mention them now?
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I have a problem here. I did not notice you, pre-corona, being concerned about the number of humans that starve to death or die from TB and malaria every year. Why do you mention them now?

I think you missed the point.
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Old 17.05.2020, 21:19
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Probably because vaccinations do not work instantly and in the case of flu are not 100% reliable. Vaccines do not cause flu or any other disease.
According to the US CDC and starting from the 2011/2012 flu season the annual effectiveness of the flu vaccine has varied from 19% to 52%.

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Of course, the not yet invented COVID-19 vaccine will be 100% effective.
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I have a problem here. I did not notice you, pre-corona, being concerned about the number of humans that starve to death or die from TB and malaria every year. Why do you mention them now?
He's so concerned that he wants to donate here

https://www.who.int/health-topics/tu...osis#tab=tab_1


The treatment for tuberculosis is not very expensive (relatively speaking) and quite effective in most cases. Every little helps. FMF's heart is in the right place.
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