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by pipistrelle
Tue Mar 31, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President* Trump - *Impeached
Replies: 13464
Views: 714278

Re: President* Trump - *Impeached

kate520 wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:02 am
AndyinPA wrote:
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:46 am
Set up on a table with the presidential seal. :sick:
I can’t tell what that is...
Testing equipment set up on the wrong edge.
by pipistrelle
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: On a Personal Level--Coronavirus COVID-19 Cancellations, etc.
Replies: 790
Views: 15464

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

Spouse of old school friend — on a ventilator in ICU. Late 50s.
by pipistrelle
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 3668
Views: 73067

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

I had not heard obesity, although I believe it’s associated with general inflammation.

I’m in trouble. No smoking though (whew).
by pipistrelle
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: Lesser Lights
Topic: Alex Jones
Replies: 708
Views: 61551

Re: Alex Jones

"Now more than ever, combating misinformation on the Play Store is a top priority for the team," a Google spokesperson told WIRED. "When we find apps that violate Play policy by distributing misleading or harmful information, we remove them from the store." It’s always promoted harmful misinformati...
by pipistrelle
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 3668
Views: 73067

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

So far, Louisiana has the highest fatality rate.
by pipistrelle
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:18 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: On a Personal Level--Coronavirus COVID-19 Cancellations, etc.
Replies: 790
Views: 15464

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

Has anyone used Amazon Fresh? Do they call you and tell you they're downstairs (I'm in an apt. building). Do they bring the order in one big box? I have. I got a text it was here but I was asleep. They left it on the porch in 3 brown bags tops folded closed. I was concerned about being downstairs w...
by pipistrelle
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 3668
Views: 73067

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

More of the country is getting darker, including some of the Plains states.
https://coronavirus.1point3acres.com/en
by pipistrelle
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Non-Famous People who died from COVID-19
Replies: 10
Views: 311

Re: Non-Famous People who died from COVID-19

Maybenaut wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:13 pm
So. Fucking. Tragic.

:crying:
And possibly avoidable.
by pipistrelle
Sun Mar 29, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Questions & Suggestions
Topic: Let's Have a Virtual Meetup!
Replies: 47
Views: 681

Re: Let's Have a Virtual Meetup!

Today my shoulder is still hurting, even to sit in a chair. Let's try Tuesday, about 8 pm Eastern. 'Course, if that means some people can't join in, we can have another one soon after. And Sugar M is right, you don't really need me. I think anyone can set up a Zoom meetup. Also, don't forget we hav...
by pipistrelle
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Hijack this thread
Replies: 27843
Views: 1256019

Re: Hijack this thread

This smells to high heaven. :madguy: BREAKING: The Bureau of Indian Affairs today told the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe that the Secretary of the Interior has ordered that their reservation be disestablished and their land be taken out of trust. I wish I could say I'm surprised that the virus is being u...
by pipistrelle
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 3668
Views: 73067

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

Apparently Steve Mnuchin was on TV this morning claiming that the $1200/person in the relief package was plenty to get everyone by for 10 weeks. I'd really love to see that smug, rich asshole subsist on $17/day, because I would bet my last penny he couldn't do it. My rent is $56/day. Even if I were...
by pipistrelle
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 3668
Views: 73067

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

Jeffrey wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:52 am
And yeah, do not run distributed computing on a laptop.
NOW you tell me. Why didn't you tell me in 2011, when I started to run BOINC on this one?
by pipistrelle
Sun Mar 29, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: On a Personal Level--Coronavirus COVID-19 Cancellations, etc.
Replies: 790
Views: 15464

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

Volkonski wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:55 am
Except for toilet paper panic buying seems to have subsided.
Query: Is there a toilet paper futures market?
by pipistrelle
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Prominent People with Coronavirus COVID-19
Replies: 218
Views: 5343

Re: Prominent People with Coronavirus COVID-19

No link, just a blurb: David Lat is out of ICU and off ventilator! :fiesta: ETA link I’m doing worlds better than … when I was unconscious and intubated, having a machine breathe for me because I couldn’t do so myself,” wrote Lat, 44, in a 6-paragraph public post on his Facebook page that appeared ...
by pipistrelle
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Coronavirus: Health Care Industry
Replies: 67
Views: 1118

Re: Coronavirus: Health Care Industry

Bill_G wrote:
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:43 am
If incompetence were an aspirational goal, this administration has exceled.
Malevolence, too.
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: Courts, Law, and Legal Issues
Topic: Coronavirus: Get yer lawsuit here!
Replies: 3
Views: 207

Re: Coronavirus: Get yer lawsuit here!

We turned off employee badges. No one gets in except the required.
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: On a Personal Level--Coronavirus COVID-19 Cancellations, etc.
Replies: 790
Views: 15464

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

So they announced a lockdown here in Ireland yesterday, saying specifically that supermarkets would remain open and so on Went into my local shop today, later on in the evening as is my habit, and it was like a bomb hit it. Everything was cleaned out. Person on the till said it was like Christmas, ...
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Questions & Suggestions
Topic: Let's Have a Virtual Meetup!
Replies: 47
Views: 681

Re: Let's Have a Virtual Meetup!

Sterngard Friegen wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:19 pm
Does somebody have GoToMeeting capacity or a similar app? We could have an international meetup.

No sneezing allowed.
I sneeze all the time. Can't help it.
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: On a Personal Level--Coronavirus COVID-19 Cancellations, etc.
Replies: 790
Views: 15464

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

Has anyone used Amazon Fresh? Do they call you and tell you they're downstairs (I'm in an apt. building). Do they bring the order in one big box?
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 3668
Views: 73067

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

RTH10260 wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:59 am
https://foldingathome.org/
Unfortunately Folding@home and my computer are not compatible or I'd add it.
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 3668
Views: 73067

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

:cussing: This undermines the everyone stay at home efforts intended to slow the spread of the virus!! "Follow the directions of your state and local authorities" should be in large bolded letters at the top not in fine print at the bottom. By the time PRESIDENT TRUMP'S "guidelines" were received h...
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: Social or International effects of COVID-19
Replies: 44
Views: 901

Re: Social or International effects of COVID-19

“The feeling I have is that the presidential chair is empty,” said Oliveira, 56. “That we don’t have a president – we have a clown who doesn’t know what he is doing.”
I don't know who else that could describe.
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: Coronavirus
Topic: New Diseases - Coronavirus
Replies: 3668
Views: 73067

Re: New Diseases - Coronavirus

I participate in distributed computing through BOINC using my computer's (very modest) spare computing cycles. One project is Rosetta@home. https://boinc.bakerlab.org/rosetta/forum_thread.php?id=13533 Thank you to all R@h volunteers for your contributions to help accurately model important coronavir...
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President* Trump - *Impeached
Replies: 13464
Views: 714278

Re: President* Trump - *Impeached

Lani wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:46 am
:snippity:
by pipistrelle
Sat Mar 28, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: Trump Administration
Topic: President* Trump - *Impeached
Replies: 13464
Views: 714278

Re: President* Trump - *Impeached

https://mobile.twitter.com/rebeccaballhaus/status/1243690535728152581 Rebecca Ballhaus✔@rebeccaballhaus Trump has told people he wants his signature to appear on the direct payment checks that will go out to many Americans. Normally, a civil servant—the disbursing officer for the payment center—wou...

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