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No active cases? NOT!

Posted by Harry Pritikin on Sunday, 17 May 2020, at 7:17 a.m.
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No "active" cases? Isn't a "new" case an active case? Here's the article from the Saturday Civil Beat; one new case on the Big Island, one on Oahu.

https://www.civilbeat.org/2020/05/hawaii-reports-2-new-covid-19-cases/?utm_source=Civil+Beat+Master+List&utm_campaign=5907aab5ef-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_05_16_10_46&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_51c2dd3cf3-5907aab5ef-401914433&mc_cid=5907aab5ef&mc_eid=f664c555ba

How many people did this sick person come in contact with before he or she realized he/she was sick? And who did he/she come in contact with to get infected?? It's out there and that's a fact. Why is this virus worth shutting down the island for, and not the flu? I guess it's the fact that this virus leads to more serious pneumonia and death than the regular flu. 60,000 people die from the flu in 12 months; the USA is up to 90,000 deaths now from covid in just three months.

Some people are saying "it's like a war". Except I didn't sign up to be a soldier in this war and sacrifice my life for no great cause what-so-ever. And there are no weapons to fight this unseen enemy. Yet there are those who want to re-institute the "draft"; they want us to get out there and sacrifice our lives "for the greater good". I call bullsh*t.

Personally, I don't need to be ordered to stay at home or wear a mask in public. I'm going to do it anyway, whether there's an order or not, until I get vaccinated. Sounds like next year sometime. Does it suck? Yes it does. But it beats being dead!

Mahalo, Harry


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   Δ The Truth (And virus) Is Out There
    Rich E2 -- Sunday, 17 May 2020, at 8:48 a.m.

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