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Thu Apr 23, 2020, 05:40 PM

"We're doing very well in terms of mortality..."

He certainly has a way with words.



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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 05:42 PM

1. Well, we account for more than 25% of the world's deaths, so you gotta give him credit for that. n/t

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Response to blitzen (Reply #1)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 05:45 PM

5. Sort Of

The denominator is much bigger. How much we won't know until Russia, China, Brazil, & Iran stop lying about how bad things are/were.
Russia's so bad, Putin took a powder & left others hanging to answer the questions.

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Response to ProfessorGAC (Reply #5)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 05:47 PM

6. True, but our undercount is very large as well. At-home deaths not counted, etc...

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Response to blitzen (Reply #6)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 06:04 PM

9. No Argument From Me

Some cities are starting to catch that retroactively, but you're definitely right.
But, the undercounts in those countries are outright lies.

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 05:43 PM

2. Yes, setting new global records, daily . . .

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 05:43 PM

3. The US has the highest death rate of any other country. ...

Trump speaks in codes, often referencing SIZE with words ending in ....EST, FUL.....superlatives.

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Response to ProudMNDemocrat (Reply #3)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 05:49 PM

7. We don't have the highest rate per million pop., yet at least...

We rank about 10th but are quickly rising.

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 05:44 PM

4. Ugh, I cannot bear even a couple of minutes of him speaking.

Disjointed, repetitive, almost word salad. You have to guess at what he is trying to communicate. Kind of like those quizzes where the words are all misspelled but you can still read it - "Only 13% of people can read this"

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 05:49 PM

8. Sure doesn't matter how many die as long as it is...

reasonably less than the number he pulled from his @$$ a few minutes before the presser.

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 06:06 PM

10. Both tRUMP's detractors and his supporters agree that he's doing his best...

Which isn't saying much for most of us.

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu Apr 23, 2020, 06:16 PM

11. Always upselling.

Pathological.

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