Added reply in a thread The virus 3/21/2020 8:46 PM

My wife does. His name was Jeffrey Ghazarian of Glendora, California. Dead at 34 years old. Jeffrey beat testicular cancer 4 years ago and was as healthy as could be the past 3 years, but now he's gone...from CV19, all within 5 days of going to the hospital ... more »

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/21/2020 8:09 PM

Understanding that the population of South Korea is 55 million compared to the US of 330 million, I still am eager to research and understand how they got testing sites, kits, approvals and the staggering ability to test over 10,000 people a day and ... more »

Added reply in a thread Things that will never be the same post-Corona era 3/20/2020 11:56 PM

I have same sentiment as you. In some ways, I hope there is a reset in the way financial systems capitalize on the working class and poor while lining the pockets of the powerful as they laugh at all of us fighting each other over trivial shit that they ... more »

Added reply in a thread The Virus - How Can We HELP? 3/20/2020 1:09 PM

100 Million Masks : "The global demand for personal protective equipment (PPE) has created a severe shortage of PPE across the world. While regular distribution channels ramp up, you can help by making a financial donation to support our COVID-19 response, ... more »

Started new thread The Virus - How Can We HELP? 3/19/2020 11:29 PM

Let's face it. This is our generations World War. And it's invaded our country, and it's invisible. And doesn't give a flying F what your race, gender, sexual orientation or political leanings are. Nor how much money you have in your bank account. The ... more »

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Added reply in a thread Hangtown is cancelled 3/19/2020 12:15 PM

Ride but ride safe. Last thing any ER wants to see is a dirt biker roll in and have to deal with that shit. We might get slapped and told to wait outside while being called idiots. LOL

Added reply in a thread Market testing the lows from Oct 3/18/2020 8:04 PM

"Hard not to be a little excited."... Wow. Thousands and thousands of Americans are about to be infected while some have already died, millions laid off and unemployed, and you're excited for your trading account and 'buy target'... I'm sure you're concerned ... more »

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 8:28 PM

I hope you're right. I really do. But let's revisit this sentiment of yours in 3 weeks time. I hope I'm a DNF and you win. But for now, I think the SOS from the CDC, WHO and medical professionals who see the looming disaster on our doorstep are correct. ... more »

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 8:18 PM

"So while people may not be crowding the waiting room of every single hospital in America right now, they are likely crowding more than a few of the ones that are capable of taking care of Covid-19 patients. Especially with the extra care and handling ... more »

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 7:18 PM

So a state like Wisconsin with 72 confirmed cases compared to a state like Washington with over 1,000 with hardly any tests to confirm all their non confirmed patients in their hospital wards with symptoms doesn't matter? What? Explain your logic, please. ... more »

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 7:09 PM

Thanks man. Stay safe and healthy yourself and yeah, I ran to drugstore to grab my 70 year old parents prescriptions and people everywhere walking around...saw a brewpub full of people. Blows my f'ing mind.

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 7:05 PM

I think you're absolutely right. The coasts are the first entries into the US from foreign countries where this entered many weeks ago and we didn't know it. Now those people who came through have traveled to every part of the country probably carrying

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Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 6:42 PM

Like my imaginary nurse friend just told me hours ago on the phone, they are treating people with exact symptoms of Covid, mostly 50 and older in their ICU and ISO with more coming in daily but DONT HAVE THE TESTS COMING IN FAST ENOUGH OR EVEN CLOSE ... more »

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 6:29 PM

I didn't quote anything from FB or social media sites. It's unbelievable how quick some of you are to automatically go into the mode of 'fake news', 'fake this fake that'. Again, this is hitting different parts of the nation harder right now than "Vista, ... more »

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 6:24 PM

Thats great. Good for Wisconsin. Seriously. But for f's sake...the outbreak is hitting hard in the PNW and differently across all states in the US. Let me know how everything is next week in Wisconsin....Hoping for the best and latest news today coming ... more »

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 6:19 PM

Well thats great for her hospital. But she's not an alarmist at all, in fact quite pragmatic and just laid out to me over the phone the realities she's facing and seeing. Don't need you to agree, but our health system was not prepared for this and it's ... more »

Added reply in a thread The virus 3/17/2020 4:55 PM

Finally got a hold of one of my good friends who is an ICU nurse at a major hospital here in Portland, she's been MIA for the past 4 days...turns out she's worked 22 hour shifts 5 days in a row with an overflow of ICU and ISO patients. Almost double ... more »

Added reply in a thread Market testing the lows from Oct 3/16/2020 9:28 PM

It would be awesome too if High School and College students had mandatory "real world" economic lessons on how to pay your taxes, what debt really means, what interest rates mean etc. so that they don't eventually get into the real world and have zero ... more »

Added reply in a thread Covid 19 predictions....when will it end? 3/16/2020 2:26 PM

Just my hunch, but with all of our State governments shutting down nearly everything and world governments doing the same, there is some information that they are getting that the public is not. They understand what this is going to do to the world economy ... more »

Added reply in a thread Market testing the lows from Oct 3/16/2020 2:04 PM

Don't forget to get your 401k implosion autographed