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Ouch.

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Carol, the world is far more complex than you know*. Regarding 2+2: sure, that is pretty simple. But you may recall from high school (or earlier) that a typical quadratic equation has *two* solutions, but it may have one solution, or "none" (solutions that are not real numbers).

*Th…

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E. Jean Carroll is one tough cookie. You are fortunate to call her a friend. And, yeah: swab that $%^&! I'm so glad she kept the dress.

Why would she not ask for money? Even if she doesn't want it for herself, a judgment would be retributive and even restorative justice. Take hi…

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Pray, too, for Trump's buddy, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bone Saw.

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Long life, in government housing, with full-time guards. And no parole. And no funds for purchases from the prison canteen, because he is bankrupt. And the same for his family, Barron excepted.

Hey! Did you see that golden statue of Trump for CPAC? He looks gilt-y as all heck.

CitizenJoe

The Quibbler wishes to note: there is no short end of the stick. I'm not sure whether this phrase is a corruption of "drawing the short stick" or whether "short" is a substitute for uh, scat. Or another, similar, four-letter word.

CitizenJoe

Oh, sure. Another anti-clam joke....

(BTW: they are delicious! Pounded out, battered, fried---ermagerd, I just When Harry Met Sally-ed.)

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It is not yet time to relax. It appears that we stopped our decline in new cases, and are now plateauing at a level that exceeds prior peaks. Continue to mask, distance, wash, and get the Fauci Ouchi just as soon as possible.

The Guardian:

Dr Rochelle Walensky: 'Now is not the…

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This is good news. It is also not the time to relax; per The Guardian this morning:

Dr Rochelle Walensky: 'Now is not the time to relax restrictions'

Despite a promising decline in Covid-19 deaths and hospitalizations over the last several weeks, Dr Rochelle Walensky, director…

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Rise: What's the problem? The problem is that there have not been sufficient vaccine doses. This problem is being resolved, but it is by no means resolved--particularly for lower-priority groups.