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by Volkonski
Wed May 27, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: COVID-19 Economic Recovery
Replies: 207
Views: 6073

Re: COVID-19 Economic Recovery

Las Vegas casinos will look different when some open June 4; regulators refining rules https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/news/2020/05/27/las-vegas-casinos-reopening-june-4-new-coronavirus-rules-place/5265170002/ Nevada gambling regulators said earlier that day that they may require the state’s ...
by Volkonski
Wed May 27, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: COVID-19 Economic Recovery
Replies: 207
Views: 6073

Re: COVID-19 Economic Recovery

Boeing laying off over 6,700 in US with 'several thousand' more planned https://thehill.com/policy/transportation/499738-boeing-laying-off-6700-in-us-with-several-thousand-more-planned#.Xs6XjUn9I9U.twitter Boeing announced Wednesday that it would lay off 6,770 workers across its U.S. facilities as ...
by Volkonski
Wed May 27, 2020 12:32 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Food Supply & Shortages
Replies: 293
Views: 9319

Re: Coronavirus: Food Supply & Shortages

Brisket, ground beef slapped with new purchase limits at H-E-B https://abc13.com/6213239/?ex_cid=TA_KTRK_TW&taid=5ece93304d8fc40001e3bbeb&utm_campaign=trueAnthem:+Trending+Content&utm_medium=trueAnthem&utm_source=twitter The grocery chain said in an effort to make sure all customers have access to ...
by Volkonski
Wed May 27, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Opening up is hard to do.
Replies: 235
Views: 4933

Re: Opening up is hard to do.

Not a mask in sight. Not much social distancing either. :(
Jonathan Petramala
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Hours before #LaunchAmerica a lot of excitement here on the #SpaceX launch. Hoping the weather holds out!
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by Volkonski
Wed May 27, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Meanwhile on the North Fork.............
Replies: 1194
Views: 66270

Re: Meanwhile on the North Fork.............

Crowds prompt county to hire attendant for Cedar Beach park https://suffolktimes.timesreview.com/2020/05/crowds-prompt-county-to-hire-attendant-for-cedar-beach-park/ Photos taken at Cedar Beach County Park in Southold show throngs of fishermen crowding the shoreline, few of them observing the socia...
by Volkonski
Wed May 27, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: COVID-19 Economic Recovery
Replies: 207
Views: 6073

Re: COVID-19 Economic Recovery

The New York Times @nytimes · 9m Disney World, one of the world’s largest tourist sites, will begin to reopen to the public in mid-July https://nyti.ms/2TMnhZ7 Walt Disney World to present plans for theme park's phased reopening https://abc13.com/when-will-disney-world-reopen-reopening-plans-disney...
by Volkonski
Wed May 27, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: ► ► Breaking News ◄ ◄
Topic: Weather Alerts
Replies: 5666
Views: 268883

Re: Weather Alerts

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by Volkonski
Tue May 26, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Opening up is hard to do.
Replies: 235
Views: 4933

Re: Opening up is hard to do.

The big churches around here are more akin to stadiums, theaters, etc.

Lakewood Church in Houston-

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A church near us-

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by Volkonski
Tue May 26, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: On a Personal Level--Coronavirus COVID-19 Cancellations, etc.
Replies: 1408
Views: 41452

Re: On a Personal Level--Coronavirus COVID-19 Cancellations, etc.

The outpatient center also does sports medicine. They have a bit of a football field complete with goal post.

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by Volkonski
Tue May 26, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: On a Personal Level--Coronavirus COVID-19 Cancellations, etc.
Replies: 1408
Views: 41452

Re: On a Personal Level--Coronavirus COVID-19 Cancellations, etc.

Went to physical therapy and the UPS Store today. Every one at the outpatient center wearing masks as you would expect. At UPS I was the only person wearing a mask, not the staff and not the other customers. :madguy:
by Volkonski
Tue May 26, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC
Replies: 60
Views: 2190

Re: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC

:nooo: Texas In Running To Host RNC Convention If Moved Out Of North Carolina, Vice President Says https://dfw.cbslocal.com/2020/05/25/texas-running-host-rnc-convention-moved-north-carolina-vice-president/ After President Trump threatened to move the Republican National Convention out of North Carol...
by Volkonski
Tue May 26, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC
Replies: 60
Views: 2190

Re: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC

Packing 20,000 people into an arena for the RNC is a bad idea. Trump wants it to happen anyway. Trump’s push for a normal Republican Party gathering is the latest indication he doesn’t get how the coronavirus works. https://www.vox.com/2020/5/26/21270362/rnc-north-carolina-donald-trump-roy-cooper-c...
by Volkonski
Tue May 26, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Social or International effects of COVID-19
Replies: 320
Views: 10125

Re: Social or International effects of COVID-19

Coronavirus cases increase in India for record seventh day in a row, officials point to low death rate https://abcnews.go.com/International/coronavirus-cases-increase-india-record-seventh-day-row/story?id=70880729&cid=social_twitter_abcn The Ministry of Health reported that there had been a daily i...
by Volkonski
Tue May 26, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Economic effects of Coronavirus
Replies: 215
Views: 6166

Re: Economic effects of Coronavirus

U.S. passenger railroad service Amtrak says needs new $1.5 billion bailout https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-amtrak-idUSKBN232283?taid=5ecd48b89e7b1b0001fda66e&utm_campaign=trueAnthem%3A+Trending+Content&utm_medium=trueAnthem&utm_source=twitter U.S. passenger railroad service Am...
by Volkonski
Tue May 26, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Orly Taitz
Topic: Orly's latest poopies.....
Replies: 54194
Views: 2947018

Re: Orly's latest poopies.....

:( :( :( :(

:bighug:
by Volkonski
Mon May 25, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Economic effects of Coronavirus
Replies: 215
Views: 6166

Re: Economic effects of Coronavirus

Provincetown, MA I’m a Chef in a Seaside Town. I’m Not an Epidemiologist. Business owners like me face a summer of uncertainty, and I’m terrified. https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/05/trust-me-summer-going-be-tough/612058/ On weekdays during the spring, almost all of our patrons have ac...
by Volkonski
Mon May 25, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Aggressive Cannibal Rats
Replies: 7
Views: 161

Aggressive Cannibal Rats

Just when things might be easing we now have aggressive cannibal rats. :eek2: CDC warns of aggressive cannibal rats facing shortage of garbage to eat Officials say rats have resorted to open warfare and eating their young as closures reduce edible waste https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/25/...
by Volkonski
Mon May 25, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing
Replies: 371
Views: 10013

Re: Coronavirus: Tracking & Testing

Researchers track high levels of COVID-19 in Florida wastewater https://patch.com/new-york/riverhead/s/h4cz0/distant-desks-disinfect-cdc-guidelines-reopening-schools?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social&utm_term=schools&utm_campaign=autopost&utm_content=riverhead “Our wastewater is chock-full o...
by Volkonski
Mon May 25, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 5044
Views: 135778

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

America’s Patchwork Pandemic Is Fraying Even Further The coronavirus is coursing through different parts of the U.S. in different ways, making the crisis harder to predict, control, or understand. https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2020/05/patchwork-pandemic-states-reopening-inequalities/61...
by Volkonski
Mon May 25, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Malaria Drugs, Antibiotics and Other COVID19 "Treatments"
Replies: 244
Views: 7666

Re: Malaria Drugs, Antibiotics and Other COVID19 "Treatments"

WHO temporarily halts trial of hydroxychloroquine over safety concerns https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/who-temporarily-halts-trial-hydroxychloroquine-over-safety-concerns-n1214341?cid=sm_npd_nn_tw_ma The medication, best known for use against malaria and autoimmune disorders, has been touted as ...
by Volkonski
Mon May 25, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC
Replies: 60
Views: 2190

Re: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC

I admit I've lost the plot a bit, but what is the orange trying to distract from with this BS? He's trying to force a "Democrat governor" to reopen the State of North Carolina more quickly than the governor might like by using the threat of moving the RNC elsewhere. Also, Trump is desperate to be c...
by Volkonski
Mon May 25, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Here on the upper Texas Gulf Coast......
Replies: 624
Views: 31879

Re: Here on the upper Texas Gulf Coast......

Busy Memorial Day weekend bodes well for Galveston tourism https://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Busy-Memorial-Day-weekend-bodes-well-for-15292613.php Galveston’s Convention & Visitors Bureau estimates 500,000 people are expected to visit Galveston over the Memorial Da...
by Volkonski
Mon May 25, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC
Replies: 60
Views: 2190

Re: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC

https://www.spectrumcentercharlotte.com/events

The RNC is the only event scheduled in the Spectrum Center this summer.
by Volkonski
Mon May 25, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Presidential Election
Topic: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC
Replies: 60
Views: 2190

Re: Republican National Convention 2020 Charlotte NC

North Carolina has a history of hurricanes hitting in August. The RNC should consider relocating to a reliably red state well away from the coast. Perhaps Wyoming or one of the Dakotas?
by Volkonski
Sun May 24, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Foreign Policy
Topic: Brazil
Replies: 145
Views: 14948

Re: Brazil

I am a bit surprised that Trump is doing this since Trump is such a close buddy of Bolsonaro.

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