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by admin
Sat Jan 25, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Corona Virus!
Replies: 12
Views: 173

Re: Corona Virus!

oh, it seems to be confirmed from multiple sources that people infected may not show any outward symptoms. https://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/3047636/doctors-warn-china-coronavirus-carriers-may-show-no-symptoms so much for the thermal image scan security theater being used at airports. ...
by admin
Sat Jan 25, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Corona Virus!
Replies: 12
Views: 173

Re: Corona Virus!

years ago though I seen an historical computer epidemiology study that showed that majority of new outbreaks, start in china or asia, work their way around the globe, then tend to burnout in south America.
by admin
Sat Jan 25, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Corona Virus!
Replies: 12
Views: 173

Re: Corona Virus!

yea, thos article in the south china morning post, is painting a very different picture of the story being told by bejing and the western media in general. https://amp.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/3047646/no-link-seafood-market-first-case-china-coronavirus-chinese 1. the first cases occurred ...
by admin
Sat Jan 25, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Corona Virus!
Replies: 12
Views: 173

Re: Corona Virus!

one thing that strikes me as odd, how few confirmed cases we have out of Europe considering how many Chinese tourist there are in Europe. when i was there a couple of years ago, you could not turn around at any tourist site without running in to a pack of Chinese tourist. Russia had a particular hig...
by admin
Sat Jan 25, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Corona Virus!
Replies: 12
Views: 173

Re: Corona Virus!

here is a tracking map of confirmed cases: https://gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps/opsdashboard/index.html#/bda7594740fd40299423467b48e9ecf6 however i take this with a grain of salt as the reports out of china is they long ago ran out of test kits, and they do not officially report cases until teste...
by admin
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:41 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: The new constitutional vote and the social crisis
Replies: 95
Views: 1851

Re: The new constitutional vote and the social crisis

so another confusing CEP survey.

https://www.latercera.com/politica/noti ... on/986580/

47% of people that identify as right, say they will vote for the new constitution.

they always seem to generate more questions than they answer.
by admin
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Corona Virus!
Replies: 12
Views: 173

Re: Corona Virus!

eeuunikkeiexpat wrote:
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:01 pm
admin wrote:
Fri Jan 24, 2020 1:57 pm
still, this is hardly the spanish flue.
Until it mutates again and again, we are due for a similar sized epidemic...
yea, i am not buying the report from the chinese that it originated in snakes. that is a very big evolutionary jump for a virus. other experts are pointing at bats.
by admin
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Corona Virus!
Replies: 12
Views: 173

Re: Corona Virus!

FYI, I highly recommend watching some of the documentaries on the spanish flue on youtube. they are a fascinating piece of history that is often overlooked or downplayed, that probably determined world history for the next 100 years, even to this day.
by admin
Fri Jan 24, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Lobby
Topic: Corona Virus!
Replies: 12
Views: 173

Re: Corona Virus!

ahhhh, I think this is a none-event, but we will see about a week from now to this as the new year is just getting started in China. the quarantine is more a publicity stunt, as the containment ship has already sailed. incubation seems to be about seven days. so by the time the holiday travel season...
by admin
Fri Jan 24, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Food in Chile
Topic: Favorite Restaurants
Replies: 12
Views: 192

Re: Favorite Restaurants

FYI, the cotale is a small but popular restaurant. you will want to make reservations. we have seen 1 hour waits for people with no reservations at lunch and on the weekends.
by admin
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Food in Chile
Topic: Favorite Restaurants
Replies: 12
Views: 192

Re: Favorite Restaurants

funny story about the cotale. one of our clients use to own it. he asked us to help him sell it a few years back. My wife and I told him, "o.k., but under the condition you never ever tell anyone we helped you sell it". we were concerned that our other clients that go there regularly would be really...