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Old 9th September 2020, 02:29 PM   #121
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Originally Posted by casebro View Post
Read for literal comprehension instead of putting words in my mouth.

I merely pointed out that the gross statistics do not show 250,000 cases in excess of the curve. In fact the curve keeps sloping downward into September.
I was asking questions, no need for knee jerk reactions. By the way, you did not answer a single one.

You did not "merely point out" something, you implied that a well attended event that lasted for 10 days was not crucial for a massive rise of cases.
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Old 10th September 2020, 03:20 AM   #122
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About 260 cases directly tied to Sturgis had been detected as of September 2, according to the Washington Post. And I'm going to have to hear some answers on why Sturgis (400K attendees) was more of a spreader than BLM marches that drew a reported 40x that number.
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Old 10th September 2020, 07:55 AM   #123
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Originally Posted by RedStapler View Post
I was asking questions, no need for knee jerk reactions. By the way, you did not answer a single one.

You did not "merely point out" something, you implied that a well attended event that lasted for 10 days was not crucial for a massive rise of cases.
And I pointed out that there was no massive rise in new cases.
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Old 10th September 2020, 08:13 AM   #124
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Originally Posted by casebro View Post
And I pointed out that there was no massive rise in new cases.
Which is of course completely wrong.
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Old 10th September 2020, 05:26 PM   #125
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Originally Posted by RedStapler View Post
Which is of course completely wrong.
The CDC graph I saw says you are wrong. Show me YOUR graph.
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Old 10th September 2020, 09:57 PM   #126
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The Sturgis Biker Rally Did Not Cause 266,796 Cases of COVID-19

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Old 11th September 2020, 12:21 AM   #127
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Originally Posted by casebro View Post
The CDC graph I saw says you are wrong. Show me YOUR graph.
Then you really need to learn how to read graphs. Until then...
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Old 13th September 2020, 09:35 AM   #128
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In Germany, even outlaw bikers appear to be more inclined to wear face masks than bikers at the Sturgis rally:

Germany: Hells Angels rally in Berlin against logo ban (Sep. 13, 20209)
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Originally Posted by Puppycow View Post
Hey Red Stapler, did you read this ?
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