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Old 5th July 2020, 08:14 PM   #243
Skeptic Ginger
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Originally Posted by The Atheist View Post
This is doing the rounds of media right now, and thanks to some pretty strong credentials, it's getting traction:

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/hea...ne-expert-says

I'm quite happy to call BS on it.
Here's the evidence for you that it is indeed BS:
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Jefferson believes that many viruses lie dormant throughout the globe and emerge when conditions are favourable. It also means they can vanish as quickly as they arrive.

“Where did Sars-1 go? It's just disappeared,” he said.
We know exactly where SARS 1 went. It was snuffed out by careful contact tracing and isolating potentially exposed persons. And if he doesn't know that basic fact, he can't be too knowledgeable.

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