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Motorcycle accidents ruled Covid deaths? In the rush to paint Florida as the epicenter of the “second wave” of the coronavirus outbreak, government officials and their allies in the mainstream media have stooped to ridiculous depths to maximize the death count. A television station this weekend looked into two highly unusual Covid deaths among victims in their 20s, and when they asked about co-morbidities they were told one victim had none, because his Covid death came in the form of a fatal motorcycle accident.

Sadly, this is not an isolated incident. In fact the “spike” that has dominated the mainstream for the last couple of weeks is full of examples of such trickery.

Washington state last week revised its Covid death numbers downward when it was revealed that anyone who passed away for any reason whatsoever who also had coronavirus was listed as a “Covid-19 death” even if the cause of death had nothing to do with Covid-19.

In South Carolina, the state health agency admitted that the “spike” in Covid deaths was only the result of delayed reporting of suspected Covid deaths.

An analysis of reported daily Covid deaths last week compared to actual day-of-death in Houston revealed that the recent “spike” consisted largely of deaths that occurred in April through June. Why delay reporting until now?

We do know that based on this “spike” the Democrat mayor of Houston cancelled the convention of the Texas Republican Party. Mission accomplished?

Doesn’t it seem suspicious that so many states have experienced “delayed” reporting of deaths until Fauci and his gang of “experts” announced that we are in a new nightmare scenario?

Last week in Florida – which is perhaps not coincidentally the location of the Republican Party’s national convention – another scandal emerged when hundreds of Covid test centers reported 100 percent positive results. Obviously this would paint a far grimmer picture of the resurgence of the virus. Orlando Health, for example, reported a positivity rate of 98 percent – a shocking level – but a further investigation revealed a true positivity rate of only 9.4 percent. Those “anomalies” were repeated throughout the state.

“Cases” once meant individuals who displayed sufficient symptoms to be treated in medical facilities. But when the scaremongers needed a “second wave” they began reporting any positive test result as a “Covid case.” No wonder we have a “spike.”

Politics demands that politicians be seen doing “something” rather than nothing, even if that something is more harmful than doing nothing at all. That is why Washington is so addicted to sanctions.

The same has been true especially in Republican-controlled states in the US in response to the coronavirus. Faced with a virus that has killed about one-third as many people as the normal, seasonal flu virus in 2018, Texas Governor Greg Abbott has endorsed a partial shutdown of the economy resulting in millions tossed into the despair of unemployment. Then he arbitrarily shut down bars because massively increased testing showed more people have been exposed to the virus. And he mandated that people wear face masks. Neither shutting down bars (instead of restaurants or Walmarts) nor forcing people to wear masks will have any effect on the progression of the virus through society. But at least he looks like he’s doing “something.”

We are facing the greatest assault on our civil liberties in our lifetimes. The virus is real, but the government reaction is political and totalitarian. As it falls apart, will more Americans start fighting for their liberty?

(Republished from The Ron Paul Institute by permission of author or representative)
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  1. Alvin says:

    Most people on “our” side, like Dr. Paul, assume without questioning that the virus is real. How do we know that for sure?

    I admit that coronaviruses are real, but this specific Covid-19 I’m not so sure. And the testing, how specific is it to any particular virus. My understanding is doctor’s cannot be sure what they are testing for and that anyone who might have the flu or other common cold virus would likely test positive.

    • Replies: @TiAR G' On
    , @Anonymous
  2. Has Covid-19 become the most politicized disease in US history? It’s looking that way.

    This virus threat is being used to lockdown America, re-shape our economy and culture, and steer the US towards becoming an even more expansive welfare state. Free money is flying out the window. This is a Democrat specialty. The Dems will always promise more. Welfare recipients are their base.

    There’s no way that Trump or the GOP can drain the swamp or reduce the size of government if millions of people are being put out of work to ‘stop the spread’. The Covid-19 pandemic is a Big Government wet dream come true. As the Mainstreet economy shrinks, watch the public sector expand. This means that there will be an inevitable loss of freedom, independence, entrepreneurship, and self-reliance.

  3. We are facing the greatest assault on our civil liberties in our lifetimes. The virus is real, but the government reaction is political and totalitarian. As it falls apart, will more Americans start fighting for their liberty?

    These are not your grandfather’s Americans.

    • Agree: Achmed E. Newman
    • Replies: @VinnyVette
  4. Thank you for another great post on this Kung Flu Infotainment (Season 2) re-Panic-Fest, Dr. Paul. A quick read of your weekly writing is like taking a breath of pure O2 after being up at 20,000 ft a half hour without it… with CNN on the tube up there. You are the Peak of Sanity here on the unz site.

    I wish I could get a certain family member to read this very column here, but as the man said, “some people ya’ just cain’t reach.”

    In answer to your question at the end, not many. Only those who finally get their asses off the idiot plate and the rest of the Lyin’ Press will have a chance to think for themselves enough to see what’s being done to our country with this. For most Americans, what’s really been happening to their minds and all of the rest of us in terms of theft of more liberty will never be clear.

    • Agree: Mr. Grey
    • Replies: @Dieter Kief
  5. OT
    Trump is going to finish the border wall with all the Corona perishees lined side by side:

    The Lincoln Project

  6. @mark green

    Sounds horrible. Free health care in hospitals staffed by public servants, horrible idea! Seeking your first job when you’re not even in debt yet because universities are part of the bureaucracy? Disgusting! Few people in prison because no profit to be made from prisons, they’re operated by this oversized government? Revolting! A government robbing us just for things like that? Imagine!

    • Replies: @Chris Mallory
  7. @Ann Nonny Mouse

    Free health care in hospitals staffed by public servants

    Because the VA and DMV are such models of “public servants” providing good service. “Free” health care means your doctor’s office is staffed with typical government employees, utilizes Pentagon style purchasing and waiting lists that are longer than your lifespan.

    Seeking your first job when you’re not even in debt yet because universities are part of the bureaucracy?

    Not in debt? Under this model you are never out of debt since you are eternally paying through the nose to the government.

    Few people in prison because no profit to be made from prisons

    End the drug war and you cut the prison population greatly.

    A government robbing us just for things like that?

    The government deciding how the fruits of your labor are spent, not you. I trust myself more than I do any person of such low character and suspect morals that they became a government employee.

    • Thanks: Mark G.
    • Replies: @animalogic
  8. @mark green

    Given that they allow tuberculosis and other previously vanquished diseases to enter our borders unimpeded, this has nothing whatsoever to do with public health. This is politicized to the extent that it’s a media created panic over a perfectly mundane coronavirus. If the media hadn’t blasted this across the airwaves 24/7, absolutely nobody would have noticed anything out of the ordinary.

    People get coronaviruses. Sometimes if they’re old and/or weak, they die. It’s been happening without fanfare since long before recorded history.

    That something so utterly mundane could be the source of a national or global panic should come as absolutely no surprise for anyone who has been paying attention. Have we so quickly forgotten about the panic these same shills foisted upon us over the mundane fact that our planet’s atmosphere is dynamic?

    I’m ready to be done with it all. My next heart attack can’t come soon enough. This world is just too damn stupid for me to tolerate.

    • Replies: @Justvisiting
    , @TiAR G' On
  9. @Stan d Mute

    You can’t die now–it would be attributed to the coronavirus–even if you got hit by a truck.

    Stay alive just to spite them!

    • Agree: Achmed E. Newman
    • LOL: Stan d Mute
  10. Saggy says: • Website

    Unz should stop publishing CV idiocy.

    • Agree: VinnyVette
    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
  11. @Saggy

    No can do, Saggy. Mr. Unz himself is pro-idiocy on the Corona.

    • Agree: VinnyVette
    • LOL: gsjackson
    • Replies: @Ann Nonny Mouse
  12. great relief on my part by Dr Roberts work here. much appreciated!

  13. @Alvin

    there seems to be a virus somewhere in there..seems to that cant deal with a mixture of HAZ..
    Hydroxychloroquine/Azithromycin/Zinc..the Z-pac

    but thats it. its not doing even as much damage as the regular seasonal flu usually does.

    A Panic Pandemic used to attack the people remove freedom to protect elites from popular response to deliberate financial social rapine

  14. @Stan d Mute

    I feel the same way but as Justvisiting pointed out I cant die now and be counted as Corona.

    can give those guys my leg up… not one up

  15. @mark green

    “As the Mainstreet economy shrinks, watch the public sector expand.”
    Maybe. But all the evidence — at a State level — points the other way. As mainstreet declines, so do State tax receipts. Thus, public sector shrinks, rather than expands. Of course, Washington may bail out the States…LOL !!

  16. @Chris Mallory

    Libertarianism as caricature of itself– any way it worked adequately, by default, at the leading edge of the westward expansion up to 1870 – 80 or so. Now, in a nation of 330 million, not so much.
    I do agree with this assertion: “End the drug war and you cut the prison population greatly”. And save billions upon billions each year in prison budgets.

  17. We are facing the greatest assault on our civil liberties in our lifetimes. The virus is real, but the government reaction is political and totalitarian. As it falls apart, will more Americans start fighting for their liberty?

    Yes, our liberties and livelihoods are under assault, but why are you stipulating to the central lie in this flood of falsehoods that are being used to attack us? This is typical of you, Dr. Paul. “The virus is real”, my ass. Enough with your day late, dollar short, half stepping pronouncements.

  18. Neither shutting down bars (instead of restaurants or Walmarts) nor forcing people to wear masks will have any effect on the progression of the virus through society.

    A four-year old without severe brain damage would be capable of recognizing the nonsense in that sentence of yours for what it is.

    We are facing the greatest assault on our civil liberties in our lifetimes. The virus is real, but the government reaction is political and totalitarian.

    Well, if it’s a matter of principles, why do you need the additional point that those measures you cite as examples of that assault are ineffective (and resort to nontruths to that effect)?

    But is this a matter of principles? Is libertarianism your cause because its consequences are deemed materially good for the human race or because you wouldn’t be able to live as a spiritually fulfilled person in a less free world and would rather die for that freedom?

  19. @Achmed E. Newman

    In answer to your question at the end, not many. Only those who finally get their asses off the idiot plate and the rest of the Lyin’ Press will have a chance to think for themselves enough to see what’s being done to our country with this.

    This is the easy way out, Achmed.

    (The crooked way out would – entail speaking of the following gentlemen – all not (you get me Achmed, don’t ya?) but for the other two individuals who might be inclined to follow me through here, I repeat this part of my message, because it does make a difference here, which is not unimportant especially what this little web-magazine here is concerned – ok, I say it again: the individuals I’m about to mention pretty soon are NOT part of the regular Idiot Wind – which is blowing hard in the Mainstream public sphere.

    So: What about Anatoly Karlin’s and Gregory Cochran’s and Ron Unz’ (etc. – you got the pattern already, didn’t you?) predictions, which were at times even higher than the ones in the mainstream media – and would thus have to be looked upon as even wronger (ok; I’ll not do it again) than those you so rightfully complained about  – Achmed? Achmed!! – Help Me I Think I’m Falling 

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  20. Quick story relayed to me by a highly reliable, vetted source. A local couple registered online to have a COVID-19 test for both of them. They drove to the test site and checked-in with the attendants and told to wait. After a lengthy amount of time they decided to wait no longer and would come back another time. Keep in mind, NO TEST WAS DONE on either of them. Two weeks after this they received notification they both had tested positive to COVID-19.

    So, this should trouble everyone. How often does this happen? Is it being directed? Is it a small percentage of tests/non-tests being screwed up?

    We are being lied to and manipulated. There is no “NEW NORM” only a different version of the same crap from leadership at all levels.

    • Replies: @ZenitFan
  21. There is a branch of mathematics called measure theory, which, for example gives the area under a curve. Without masks, social distancing, and lockdowns, you have a short, steep curve, meaing lots of cases and fatalities in a short time. With them, you have a longer curve that is much less steep. The deaths are spread out over a longer period. But eventually, everyone gets exposed. There is no proof that these measures will lessen the total number of deaths in the long run. What is certain is that the damage to both our economic well being and our civil liberties is much greater when these measures are employed.

    From a mathematical standpoint, the COVID 19 equation is a complex system of functions with many unknowns. The best we can do is get partial solutions based on approximations. The great delusion of social engineering is that political action and edicts have much more effect than they actually do. This delusive belief hads afflicted politicians since the beginning of time.

    • Replies: @Justvisiting
    , @Rich
  22. @mark green

    Mark Green, you have a real valid point here. Indeed, Covid-19’s become the most politicized disease in US history, It’s being used to lock down America, re-shape our economy and culture, and steer the US towards an even more expansive welfare state. Free money’s flying out the window. This is surely a Democrat specialty. The Dems will always promise more .. After all, welfare recipients are their base.

    Unfortunately, there’s no way DJT or the GOP can drain the swamp or reduce the size of government if millions of people are being put out of work to “stop the spread”. I fully agree, the Covid-19 pandemic certainly is a Big Government wet dream come true.

    Where I digress, Mark, is where you state the mainstream economy shrinks and the public sector expands. The vast majority of the workers who lost their jobs are angry and want their jobs back. They don’t want welfare .. Only those who don’t want to work want welfare.

  23. @aspendougy

    I was _very_ concerned about CV back in February while NYC tourist bureau wanted people to visit from around the world and then (in early March) Spanish politicians lined up in Madrid for the women’s march.

    But–the issue was going to be flooding of hospital ICUs.

    We now know (hindsight is 20-20) that did not materialize in most of the world (and most of the US).

    So, lockdowns at this point are not justified–and the politicians have enough knowledge to come to the same conclusion.

    Folks have a good reason for anger at this point.

  24. @Dieter Kief

    I appreciate the Joni Mitchell, Dieter, but do you have cover of that Bob Dylan song? He wrote good lyrics, but I just don’t need to listen to him that badly…

    I can’t say anything about Mr. Cochran (never read anything by him), and but my quick impression of Mr. Karlin and my reading of Ron Unz’s stuff tells me that they only like to write about things that make Americans look terrible. Mr. Unz has some very good theories about what may have been hidden in America’s past, but all his conspiracy theories must be anti-Americans, or he doesn’t seem at all interested. On this COVID-19 thing, my impression is that Ron Unz is completely full of shit.

    • Replies: @Dieter Kief
  25. @Achmed E. Newman

    Oh Achmed – that’s tough.

    – Bob Dylan. His voice resembling what you hear when you were spying at a Tuberculosis Asylum – hehe – something along these lines has been written down 50 years ago in some big US paper…

    I brought him up here because he uses this metaphor Idiot wind – for The Press – – – . This song is not too good anyhow, but – but, but geniuses even fail in very interesting ways. He gave his initial (biblical, by the way) reference to the zeitgeist at large in – Blowin’ in the Wind – all that stuff, that is blowing in the air – in the air we breathe, we inhale – – – he gave this metaphor a distintive turn in its direction and had it then that the zeitgeist turned into the realm of – – – Idiots – – – what I hadn’t thought of when I first posted Idiot wind as an answer to a comment of yours is – – – that this is your genuine territory – I mean, if I think of the title of your blog – – – Peak Stupidity.

    Anyways – I just wanted – I have a perverse knack for that, I admit here, that I’m guilty of that kind of misbehavior – – – I just wanted to make things a little bit more complicated than they look in your initial comment. To make my point simple: I don’t think this CO-19 business is simply us against them (the blogging sphere, let’s say, against the mainstream). – It’s also us against us – in the blogging sphere – even here at the Unz Review …! – Steve Sailer wrote a lot about Gregory Cochran’s CO-19 ideas in the beginning – in March, April. Cochran had understood, that Japan and South Korea and Tawan etc. had made some very smart moves – and look, what they got: A very soft landing, as it looks! – – – Cochran was right in this hindsight. but he was wrong when he proceeded from that and made predictions about the Infection Fatality Rate, that looks way off now (by a factor of 5 at least, but rather ten in the end. The same is true for Anatoly Karlin. I don’t condemn them for making wrong predictions, of course. But I’d hold that maybe now would be the right time for them to – make – – – – Corrections – (I love the novel by Jonathan Franzen with the same title).

    In Germany / Austria / Switzerland it could well be that the number of Fatalities caused by CO-19 lies at the level of or even a tad below those of a regular flu season, according to the quite insightful ex-Epidemiologist and Berne virus–expert Beda M. Stadler. He writes – in German, sigh – on

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
  26. @Achmed E. Newman

    To take or favor reasonable precautions when we know little and knowing little think it’s deadly is not idiocy, Acky Ijut.

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
  27. Emslander says:

    I wonder how important it was tactically to empty the city streets, sidewalks and businesses of their usual traffickers just as the BLM riots got underway. Could it be that masses of snowflake girls would never have gone out to confront authorities if they had been outnumbered at the beginning of each gathering by working people looking at their idiocy with normal skepticism? That may not have been the plan, but is sure could have been the natural effect. The streets now belong to the anarchists.

  28. Rich says:

    From what i’ve read, the covid virus is measured at .04 microns, only a very specific type of n95 mask stops particles that small. Wearing any other type of masks doesn’t work. The argument that a mask reduces the distance germs travel if a person sneezes or coughs doesn’t hold water either, every person I’ve seen sneeze or cough pulls their mask down so as not to have it filled with mucus.

    • Replies: @Wielgus
    , @Achmed E. Newman
  29. Ron Paul God bless you sir!

    • Agree: Emslander
  30. @The Alarmist

    The virus is about as real as the common cold, and equally dangerous…

    • Replies: @The Alarmist
  31. Wielgus says:

    At least in hot weather (32 Centigrade in Athens right now) a mask sweats your nose and face up and makes you more likely to cough or sneeze, not less. The air quality of Athens is nothing to shout about. Other than as a social compliance measure, most masks are of little value but you have to wear one to enter supermarkets, by Greek government decree. Although I have not seen it strictly applied. One supermarket insisted while in another the workers were not wearing them, much less expecting it of the customers.
    I think a lot of Greeks go through the motions so as not to be fined or closed down but think it is BS.

  32. @Ann Nonny Mouse

    You can go to this Steve Sailer thread and read commenters discuss your “precautionary principle” a lot better than I can.

    We know little about aliens coming down here with poison gas either, but we don’t go around with gas masks and O2 tanks or live underground. Folks in many parts of California KNOW the “big one”, a major earthquake, is coming some time, but they still drive over bridges and through underpasses.

    It’s not at all reasonable for me to wear a face diaper around. Feel free to act stupidity, as the man said. I’m just not gonna.

    • Replies: @Cowboy
  33. @Rich

    Point taken, Rich, as I’ve also read elsewhere. Regarding the sneezing, hell, I take my face mask (when I am force to wear it occasionally for my job) OFF when I want to talk to someone and make sure we both understand each other. You can’t hear people clearly through those things (even worse with the thick ones.)

    So, yeah, we just both take them off, get it straight, and then put them on for show. Other than a few times for work, I’m not participating in the stupidity. Someone’s gonna get hurt via bad communications.

  34. @Dieter Kief

    Dieter, I’m sorry I can’t read German. I appreciate your doing a very nice job with English here. I guess I can listen to Bob Dylan’s Idiocy once, and it won’t kill me.

    A blogger named E.H. Hail used to comment here (mostly under iSteve), but he got sick of all the pro-Corona-panic stuff. I later pointed him to C.J. Hopkins and Mike Whitney here, and Mr. Sailer has been off the topic (with the one exception in my link back to Mr. Mouse) for months now.

    However, Mr. Hail had just gotten sick of the hype on unz, but his Hail to You blog has lots of his very well-written essays with lots of numbers and graphs. He got up through part 15 of a series on the Corona panic, and his concentration is on Sweden, along with America. It’s not quite your neck of the woods, but close. I one of his posts, he did give some numbers for cities in Germany, as I recall.

    If you have time, please check out Mr. Hail’s site. He gives numbers and other details, while Peak Stupidity is more about (mostly-) humorous rants and anecdotes. Speaking of those, and regarding this Season 2, or the Kung Flu re-Panic, we have a series of 6 parts: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, and Part 6 – on this.


    (Careful – Part 4 not safe for work, unless working from home when the wife is not, as it contains Oriental ladies wearing NOTHING BUT face masks. For Mr. Mouse, how does that strike you? Nothing but face masks… covering all orifices I can think of … so, quit your bitching.)

    • Replies: @Dieter Kief
  35. @VinnyVette

    Well, it’s quite dangerous if you are old or infirm enough to require a lot of expensive medical care. What an amazing coincidence that this struck just a couple years before the Social Security and Medicare trust funds were about to go strongly into the red.

    • Agree: VinnyVette
  36. ZenitFan says:

    It’s happening a lot, nationwide. I have seen several such reports.

    I have just about decided that labs are under orders to report a certain number of positive tests each week. (Analogy: cops and ticket quotas) If they don’t get enough, they invent however many are needed, either this way or re-classifying negative tests.

  37. Cowboy says:
    @Achmed E. Newman

    I believe the mouse is female ergo the security uber alles

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
  38. @Achmed E. Newman

    Thanks, Achmed. I’ve looked at Hail’s blog – you’re right, it’s interesting.

    Your harsh rejection of RU’s over the top reasonings is understandable, but it misses one aspect: Isn’t he the perfect rank outsider (Jagger/Richards) – with a few dew drops from a Fool on the Hill – and Odysseus. bound to the mast as well?

    He sure is not the Saint in his cave. But then – too far away from that state of mind he ain’t either, at least part-time, hehe.

    Plus – the Idiot Wind (Bob Dylan) blowing from the media is not only blowing from the mainstream in this CO-19 case. – Things approached with good intentions – heal the peoples of the world (Bill Gates) are sometimes pray to a bad outcome. As a rule of thump, being good blinds people just like being bad, I’d hold.

    That seems to be an anthropological constant – in other words: A trap, which we humans walk into every once in a while, no matter what. – The way to the Devil is paved with good intentions as the saying goes – hehe! – We can’t escape these lessons – man errs / as long as he strives! (German poet and dramatical freedom fighter and an honorary member of the Council of the French Revolution (an honor bestowed upon him by the French Revolutionaries themselves!) Friedrich von Schiller)


    The good thing might be that not all people err necessarily at the same time. That’s the big advantage of – open societies (and free speech – and here I am – finally – perfectly well off being on board with – – – Ron Unz too.***

    *** It’s a misconception of free speech to think, that it would exclude all kinds of errors, selfishnesses, dumbnesses, fatal flaws etc. pp. – it does, it does (the only cure being: An honest and unrestricted public debate….).

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
  39. @Dieter Kief

    It’s a misconception of free speech to think, that it would exclude all kinds of errors, selfishnesses, dumbnesses, fatal flaws etc. pp. – it does, it does (the only cure being: An honest and unrestricted public debate….).

    Well, of course, Dieter. I don’t fault Ron Unz for whatever kinds of theories and predictions he’s made regarding the Kung Flu. He’s the proprietor here, after all.

    Maybe you didn’t read all the threads at the time, in particular under Steve Sailer’s posts, back over 2 months ago when Mr. Sailer was, to put it tactfully, quite worried about this COVID business. Mr. Unz came on there giving out his bogus numbers and math based on one basic ratio of which we STILL don’t have any accurate values of either the numerator or denominator (the mortality rate).

    OK, fine, comment away, Mr. Unz, you are the proprietor here. I take umbrage at this guy using silly names and insults for anyone in the comment section who disagreed with the idea of this Kung Flu being the next Black Plague, certain to kill MILLIONS in America, MILLIONS, I tells ya! The thing is, there’s no way Ron Unz could do anything but skim my comments, as I have nearing 14 thousand, and the site’s got many millions, I’d guess. Yet, he goes and argues with bits and pieces, and if you don’t agree, you are a whatever name he comes up with.

    He kept making threats about cutting off the comments from said commenters, but I’ll give him lots of credit for being true to himself here and not doing that, as he is a big stalwart for free speech. So, we come full circle here – I appreciate the site and the owner very much. That doesn’t mean the guy doesn’t act like a ‘tard sometimes. Same here, perhaps. ;-}

    Guten Abend, Sir.

  40. @Cowboy

    Likely. Maybe she should actually THINK! OF! THE! CHILDREN! for once.

  41. Cowboy says:

    Good point and I would add that the rioters are the helicopter children who are in a permanent state of arrested development and wont stop the tantrum until they get their way or…
    BTW, your graph needs to be adjusted as it doesn’t appear the curve will be flattened any time soon.

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
  42. @Cowboy

    Yes, you are quite right, and I told the commenters a few months back that’d I’d correct that graph sometime – the site needs lot of other work too, but I’ve put writing ahead of software for quite a while now. Thanks for reading, Cowboy!

  43. Of course they are lying. They lie about everything. The lunatics expect us to believe that this would be the one and only time that they are telling the truth?! The number of insane morons in this country and world that have dedicated their lives to being stubborn and wrong and circular logic must be the result of the damaged fetal tissue, damaged monkey tissue, and mercury and aluminum in vaccines. The terrifying thing is how stupid people are! I have never witnessed such a concerted international display of stupidity as this, other than war in my life. This is the new war strategy, obviously!

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