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Friday, March 27, 2020

If you'd like to see why spring break, Mardi Gras, and other public gatherings are so dangerous during a pandemic like Covid-19, take a look at this tracking map prepared by Tectonix. It shows how far the spring breakers on one beach in Fort Lauderdale traveled in the subsequent days. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) did not close the beaches during spring break, nor did Disney World or Universal Studios Orlando close. The theme parks and many Florida beaches are currently closed.


Here's another for a part of Manhattan:


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Very cool.

Too bad we don't have a leader in the whitey house who can understand these things.

#1 | Posted by donnerboy at 2020-03-27 11:35 AM | Reply

That's some pretty cool tech. It will be interesting to watch and see if the virus follows and how closely.

#2 | Posted by SheepleSchism at 2020-03-27 12:50 PM | Reply

I don't feel bad for burdening the younger generation with debt. Couldn't be bothered to follow precautions so now your me-maw is going to die.

#3 | Posted by visitor_ at 2020-03-27 12:58 PM | Reply

@#2 ... That's some pretty cool tech. ...

It is just a result of cell phone companies selling customers' data to any third parties willing to buy it.

#4 | Posted by LampLighter at 2020-03-27 01:48 PM | Reply

I don't feel bad for burdening the younger generation with debt.


We know boomer.

#5 | Posted by jpw at 2020-03-27 02:19 PM | Reply

Debt is bullschitt,just refuse to pay, eventually they go away.Does f**k up your credit tho'

#6 | Posted by Effeteposer at 2020-03-27 02:49 PM | Reply

It's ok... the virus apparently cant cross over county lines... that's why Trump can open the country up in the middle of a pandemic based on what counties are hot with virus.. stable genius indeed!

#7 | Posted by 503jc69 at 2020-03-27 03:11 PM | Reply | Funny: 1 | Newsworthy 2

I don't feel bad for burdening the younger generation with debt.

Yeah, it's great the U.S. kept piling on debt with tax cuts for fat cats and endless wars instead of funding things like disease control and health infrastructure. Working out so well for us.

#8 | Posted by rcade at 2020-03-27 10:14 PM | Reply

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