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by casinterest
Mon Dec 13, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: End of an era at Fox News
Replies: 20
Views: 1827

Re: End of an era at Fox News

I was going to ask when Fox News was going to drop the "Fair and Balanced" tagline, but I see they already did that back in 2017. The new one, is Most Watched, Most Trusted. However if you apply that one, then you have to go with the Fox Lawyers viewpoint that those that trust their most ...

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by casinterest
Mon Dec 13, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: California governor says he will use legal tactics of Texas abortion ban to implement gun control
Replies: 51
Views: 3202

Re: California governor says he will use legal tactics of Texas abortion ban to implement gun control

While I loathe both Texas' abortion law and our current Supreme Court of partisan hacks, it's difficult to believe that the best response to badly written, mean-spirited legislation is additional , equally badly-written, mean-spirited legislation. It is the best response in order to make the cult t...

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by casinterest
Mon Dec 13, 2021 2:28 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Niagara Falls Suicide
Replies: 8
Views: 1519

Re: Niagara Falls Suicide

I am truly sorry you and your son had to witness this. You said it best. Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem. The issue for many people, is that they don't see a better way out, and there probably needs to be more awareness of people in troubling situations. Bad Breakups, Bad Grad...

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by casinterest
Mon Dec 13, 2021 2:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are we entering a new "workers" era?
Replies: 67
Views: 3019

Re: Are we entering a new "workers" era?

We are in a temporary workers market, and that is going to destroy state and federal government budgets. Currently many state workers/teachers in the south are quitting at an alarming rate due to salary increases in the public sector. Taxes will have to be raised to pay for the services that are ne...

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by casinterest
Mon Dec 13, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: California governor says he will use legal tactics of Texas abortion ban to implement gun control
Replies: 51
Views: 3202

Re: California governor says he will use legal tactics of Texas abortion ban to implement gun control

While I loathe both Texas' abortion law and our current Supreme Court of partisan hacks, it's difficult to believe that the best response to badly written, mean-spirited legislation is additional , equally badly-written, mean-spirited legislation. It is the best response in order to make the cult t...

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by casinterest
Mon Dec 13, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Everest

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by casinterest
Mon Dec 13, 2021 1:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: End of an era at Fox News
Replies: 20
Views: 1827

End of an era at Fox News

Fox news journalist Chris Wallace is ending his contract at Fox and heading to CNN+. This is an interesting turn, as it will undoubtedly put Fox under the lens while awaiting the replacement announcement. Chris Wallace was the face of credibility for the journalism side of Fox, and it will be intere...

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 10, 2021 8:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Are we entering a new "workers" era?
Replies: 67
Views: 3019

Re: Are we entering a new "workers" era?

We are in a temporary workers market, and that is going to destroy state and federal government budgets. Currently many state workers/teachers in the south are quitting at an alarming rate due to salary increases in the public sector. Taxes will have to be raised to pay for the services that are nee...

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 10, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Cotton

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 09, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Laws

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by casinterest
Wed Dec 08, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Hibernate

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by casinterest
Wed Dec 08, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fox News NYC HQ Christmas Tree set on fire
Replies: 29
Views: 1692

Re: Fox News NYC HQ Christmas Tree set on fire

The Fox on-air reactions were completely OTT. It's a holiday decoration...not a person. Not to mention they quickly got the perp and the charges will be serious. Just 20 seconds of viewing is enough to confirm the programming is raw emotion for consumption by morons. They arrested the perp, He was ...

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by casinterest
Tue Dec 07, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Chris Cuomo's Termination From CNN
Replies: 58
Views: 3366

Re: Chris Cuomo's Termination From CNN

While a news personality is nowhere near as important as a national politician, Chris Cuomo is more than a run-of-the-mill "reporter". But he has been reported on. No big deal. He was fired. The only uproar is from right wing pundits who could care less about right wing politicians workin...

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by casinterest
Tue Dec 07, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Chris Cuomo's Termination From CNN
Replies: 58
Views: 3366

Re: Chris Cuomo's Termination From CNN

This thread is an amazing highlight on how much the right wing only cares about certain issues when it is politically expedient. Cuomo is gone from CNN, and that is that. What issue is that? I would make the counter claim that the Left really only cares or reports about things like gross violation ...

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by casinterest
Tue Dec 07, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman
Replies: 303
Views: 17125

Re: Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

Here is an article on what was said during the interview. https://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/alec-baldwin-rust-shooting-responsible/story?id=81490389 Gun in hand, Baldwin said he and Hutchins began blocking out the scene. She was directing his every move, he said: “Everything is at her direction.”...

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by casinterest
Tue Dec 07, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Chris Cuomo's Termination From CNN
Replies: 58
Views: 3366

Re: Chris Cuomo's Termination From CNN

This thread is an amazing highlight on how much the right wing only cares about certain issues when it is politically expedient.
Cuomo is gone from CNN, and that is that.

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by casinterest
Tue Dec 07, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Dirge

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by casinterest
Mon Dec 06, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid19 Vaccine Experience Thread
Replies: 152
Views: 17199

Re: Covid19 Vaccine Experience Thread

I got my booster a few weeks ago. Moderna this time instead of my original dosage of Pfizer.
Got the flu shot the same day.

Day 2 was a chills, fever, and fatigue.
Day 3 I was fine.

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by casinterest
Sat Dec 04, 2021 7:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

joint

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 03, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hey, another mass school shooting.
Replies: 285
Views: 11407

Re: Hey, another mass school shooting.

Here is more about what happened. Highlights a lot about why the parents got charged and why there was a meeting at school. https://www.cnn.com/us/live-news/oxford-school-shooting-michigan-12-03-21/h_0632e1efaed7ceccc8c42660da93990b Nov. 26: Ethan Crumbley's father, James Crumbley, purchased a gun w...

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 03, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens
Replies: 131
Views: 5005

Re: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens

We are in this mess because a new virus was unleashed on the world, not because someone didnt wear a mask. And I disagree with all of those mandates. If a private company wants to set a condition on me using their service. then its my choice to comply and use the service or not. I'm totally cool wi...

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 03, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens
Replies: 131
Views: 5005

Re: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens

I understand the why, I still don't agree with the mandate though. I got it to protect others because I am not a shithead, but that doesn't mean I think the GOV can force someone to do that. If we use that as an argument, I can think of a lot of things the GOV should do or restrict further to prote...

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 03, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens
Replies: 131
Views: 5005

Re: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens

Jesus, here we go again with strawman arguments and fallacies. Stay focused, I have stated that I am not anti-vax and that i support the Rona vaccine, but am anti-mandate. The mandate takes away the liberties protected in the Constitution, its that simple. The mandates save lives so people that hav...

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 03, 2021 4:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens
Replies: 131
Views: 5005

Re: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens

Guess I missed the part that the US Government is run by scientist, not "we the people". Guess I missed the part where you are still using the technology that scientists and engineers created to communicate. . If you don't trust scientists, get rid of your electronics now. It has a higher...

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 03, 2021 4:22 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect
Replies: 129
Views: 5728

Re: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect

You missed the slow sped walk/crawl across the parking lot, where the cop never shot, and never attempted to get into a better position to use his taser. So I am going to trust the judgement of the police chief that fired the cop immediately, and the video evidence. We are assuming he had a taser? ...

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 03, 2021 4:20 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens
Replies: 131
Views: 5005

Re: Germany Moves to Restrict Unvaccinated Citizens

Proper regarding this is what science says is proper. Not opinionated average Joes. Oh Jesus, I guess you think I am dumb enough to not know what logic is. You throwing up a definition like that is being sancatamous and trying to prove yourself superior to others. the key to the definition is prope...

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 03, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Receive

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by casinterest
Fri Dec 03, 2021 2:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 301
Views: 21565

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

Yep. So much for Travel bans. It is now a question of whether it beats out Delta or not, Is anyone seeing anything more on Omicron severity? In Australia we've only identified 8 cases to date - 7 adults and one child. All the adults have been fully vaccinated, the child too young to be vaccinated. ...

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 02, 2021 8:49 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Covid Vaccine and Virus - Heart problems
Replies: 23
Views: 1397

Re: Covid Vaccine and Virus - Heart problems

I knew this pastor that said the vaccines were the work of the devil, but now he is Dead from the virus. Too bad we won't know if the vaccine would have caused some heart issues or not. https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/marcus-lamb-anti-vaccine-christian-broadcaster-dies-covid-battle-rcna7139

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 02, 2021 8:15 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect
Replies: 129
Views: 5728

Re: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect

Yes, the knife does matter. It's called armed robbery so the cop was justified in shooting the perpetrator. He was fired to appease the PC crowd. Hopefully he sues and gets reinstated. You never watched the video did you? I did, so lets recap: The perpetrator was armed, just committed an armed robb...

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 02, 2021 8:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NYT: The Myth of California Exodus
Replies: 135
Views: 6391

Re: NYT: The Myth of California Exodus

There may not be a "Mass Exodus" from California. but it is not growing nearly as fast as the top 10 states and it's neighbors. https://www.census.gov/library/visualizations/2021/dec/2020-percent-change-map.html https://www2.census.gov/programs-surveys/decennial/2020/data/apportionment/app...

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 02, 2021 8:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect
Replies: 129
Views: 5728

Re: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect

You left out the part where the suspect had a weapon which changes things. You left out the part where the Police Department already fired the cop. The knife will not matter much as he was not openly welding it at the cop. Yes, the knife does matter. It's called armed robbery so the cop was justifi...

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 02, 2021 7:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect
Replies: 129
Views: 5728

Re: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect

All this over a toolbox. The suspect lost his life for stealing one item, and the cop lost his job for excessive force. A shooting over just shoplifting will always be disproportional violence, no matter how you put it. The offence is in no way related to the level of violence here. Hopefully, this...

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 02, 2021 7:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 301
Views: 21565

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

The Minnesota case attended an Anime convention in NYC. https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/man-who-attended-nyc-anime-convention-becomes-minnesotas-first-omicron-case/ar-AARoEfJ?ocid=BingNewsSearch Scooby says rhoo rhoo Yep. So much for Travel bans. It is now a question of whether it beats out Delta...

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 02, 2021 7:11 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: House creak
Replies: 4
Views: 489

Re: House creak

When I was a kid, I lived under the flight path for a military base. One day they were testing the B-52 out at the climatic lab, and they were running test flights around my house. I had to run for the China Cabinet to keep things from dropping out as everything in the house was shaking when it pass...

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 02, 2021 2:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Manual

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by casinterest
Thu Dec 02, 2021 2:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect
Replies: 129
Views: 5728

Re: Tucson Cop Fired for Killing Shoplifting Suspect

The former officer may want a new defense lawyer. This will not play well at all. especially with the videos I have seen. "Tucson attorney Mike Storie, who is representing Remington, said in a statement that his client “had no non-lethal options." "He did have a Taser, but in his mind...

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by casinterest
Wed Dec 01, 2021 7:57 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 301
Views: 21565

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

The omicron variant has ben found in California. https://www.yahoo.com/news/first-confirmed-case-of-omicron-in-the-us-185518322.html “The California and San Francisco departments of public health and the CDC have confirmed that a recent case of COVID-19 among an individual in California was caused b...

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by casinterest
Wed Dec 01, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 - Vaccine News and Discussion Thread
Replies: 512
Views: 40485

Re: Covid19 - Vaccine News and discussion thread

Initial/Very Early reports out of Israel suggest that the vaccines are effective. https://www.jpost.com/health-and-wellness/coronavirus/covid-1st-data-about-vaccine-efficacy-against-omicron-expected-tuesday-687392 Later in the evening, a report by Channel 12 said the Pfizer vaccine is just slightly ...

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by casinterest
Wed Dec 01, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Course

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by casinterest
Wed Dec 01, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hey, another mass school shooting.
Replies: 285
Views: 11407

Re: Hey, another mass school shooting.

My condolences to the victims and their families and friends.

My worst to the shooter , his motives, and his enablers.

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 30, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ghislaine Maxwell Trial
Replies: 105
Views: 6163

Re: Ghislaine Maxwell Trial

Why be surprised? John Glenn was a Senator, and may have been part of the political side rather than the scandalous side. The pilot reported in the article that he saw no illicit activities that he can recall from 20+years ago.

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by casinterest
Tue Nov 30, 2021 3:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Shirk

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Mistakes

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Replies: 318
Views: 17358

Re: Kyle Rittenhouse Trial

Rittenhouse is a student at Arizona State University and 'left wing' student groups are demanding he be immediately be withdrawn out of the (state run) school due to his acts of violence. I am surprised more students haven't called for him to be expelled on public safety and political grounds. Cons...

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by casinterest
Mon Nov 29, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion
Replies: 225
Views: 13459

Re: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion

The fallout will be high with the federal hate crime trial still forthcoming, and the prosecution of the prosecutor that let the case slide due to personal ties with one of the men that committed the crime. While I agree that the prosecutor should be charged, I'm not sure what the purpose of a hate...

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by casinterest
Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022
Replies: 136
Views: 8570

Re: US Energy Supply and Costs - 2022

Covid Variant: Omicron has just delivered a blow to US Oil prices. At 12:20 p.m. EDT, oil prices were trending down sharply on the day on a resurgence of coronavirus fears about a new variant. WTI traded at $69.15—down 11.79% on the day and down more than $7 per barrel on the week. The Brent benchma...

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by casinterest
Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion
Replies: 225
Views: 13459

Re: Ahmaud Arbery Shooting Discussion

This is seen as a 'right' decision, with some measure of justice for the victim. Fortunately, this case got transferred to a State AG prosecutor. There was strong evidence including video taken by and produced under discovery by one of the Defendants. The Prosecution limited bringing up the issue o...

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by casinterest
Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Word Game Q4 2021
Replies: 363
Views: 12994

Re: Word Game Q4 2021

Gold

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by casinterest
Fri Nov 26, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021
Replies: 301
Views: 21565

Re: COVID-19 Non Aviation Thread - Q4 2021

And here comes Omicron. B.1.1.529 Travel is being shut down, but it appears that this variant has already traveled wide and far. https://nymag.com/intelligencer/article/what-we-know-about-the-omicron-b11529-covid-variant.html Several dozen cases of the Omicron variant have been sequenced in South Af...

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