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Old 03-26-2020, 10:35 AM
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How will the Coronavirus End?

https://www.theatlantic.com/health/a...us-end/608719/

We are on pace to have the worst response in the world:
they're certainly confident in their projections. i need to have them make my IBNR estimates

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That sounds like pulled-out-of-the-ass bullshit. Most activity "mimics a fever." Exercise "mimics a fever."
Ya. Fevers are sustained for a long time, which is why they work.
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That sounds better than 160 degrees for 30 minutes.

Also, short the mask makers, they are reusable now!
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That sounds better than 160 degrees for 30 minutes.

Also, short the mask makers, they are reusable now!
And presumably they tested it on COVID rather than E.Coli
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That sounds better than 160 degrees for 30 minutes.

Also, short the mask makers, they are reusable now!
I would assume most of the mask makers are part of a considerably larger concern and it's just not their primary revenue source.
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One quick thought about the NBA player testing data that they mentioned. When the Jazz got tested, they tested 58 people which would include coaches, trainers, reporters, staff, players, etc. The numbers from the article seem to be assuming just the 15 players on the roster were tested and that's all any NBA team would test. So the numerator of 10 infected players may be correct, but the denominator of 15*30 = 450 total tested is under representing what testing actually took or would take place if all 30 NBA teams were tested.
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I would assume most of the mask makers are part of a considerably larger concern and it's just not their primary revenue source.
Nah, 3M isn't very big.
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I don't get how we are having problems with ventilators and PPE still. My wife is a nurse and it baffles me how we got into this situation.

What also baffles me is why our leaders are so focused on jump starting an economy before they have even laid out a clear plan or demonstrated statistics that show we are at least handling the ventilator/PPE situation yet.

Really going to be disappointed come November if our president is still picked to lead this country.
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the googles tell me that ventilator production is scaling up and that manufacturers not in that business originally are converting some operations to meet the demand need

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Really going to be disappointed come November if our the current president is still picked to lead this country.
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