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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

"The U.S. is past this opportunity to control (COVID-19) without shutdown," Gates said during a TED Connects program broadcast online. "We did not act fast enough to have an ability to avoid the shutdown." ... President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he wants businesses to open by Easter, April 12, to soften the economic impact. Government officials and health experts have widely criticized these calls, warning that bringing people back to work will overwhelm the health-care system and lead to more deaths. Gates acknowledged Tuesday that self isolation will be "disastrous" for the economy, but "there really is no middle ground." He suggested a shutdown of six to 10 weeks.

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Says the billionaire who will not lose his job, life's savings or business.

#1 | Posted by sawdust at 2020-03-25 08:31 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

I think that May or June is actually somewhat reasonable.

Tovarish Snoofy has thrown out August on several occasions. August of 2021.

Eighteen months.

You can tell Snoofy isn't relying on labor income to feed his face.

#2 | Posted by madbomber at 2020-03-25 02:04 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Don't leave your house.

Don't go to work.

Don't run your businesses.

Don't complain.

Be a good little American and take that $1,200 and like it!

#3 | Posted by AndreaMackris at 2020-03-25 02:26 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

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