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FrIEND
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13664 posts since 27/11/03

7 Feb 2020 14:44
What if coronavirus is making everyone gay?
morning mist
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3488 posts since 29/5/05

7 Feb 2020 16:06
We would be fucked
MrW
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2959 posts since 1/8/11

7 Feb 2020 16:13
https://youtu.be/sB8aSpECXaM
stoney
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17703 posts since 22/1/05

7 Feb 2020 18:41
Walliams our in support, he must be ?
ismvil
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1601 posts since 16/9/11

20 Feb 2020 09:47
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-51567971

Shisha is bad for your health
Dee
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11951 posts since 22/11/07

28 Feb 2020 13:47
First Covid 19 death in UK, male apparently, hitting the news floors now.
TCB
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4698 posts since 5/7/11

28 Feb 2020 13:55
Worst thing about this Coronavirus is the endless dry office banter.
swede
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9504 posts since 21/3/09

28 Feb 2020 13:55
which fuker will be first to catch it?
TCB
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4698 posts since 5/7/11

28 Feb 2020 13:57
Hopefully Fudge.
ChrisAlright
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1460 posts since 29/6/08

28 Feb 2020 14:21
Dee wrote: First Covid 19 death in UK, male apparently, hitting the news floors now.

Reliable source on this death in the uk please
Dee
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11951 posts since 22/11/07

28 Feb 2020 14:31
turns out to eb British male from the ship.
Rirawin
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9488 posts since 17/7/05

28 Feb 2020 15:07
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-51677846
TCB
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4698 posts since 5/7/11

posted 28 Feb 2020 15:30, edited 28 Feb 2020 15:30
^ the thing about this model is his staff will most likely work their bollocks off for him so it's a smart move. In my experience most companies will pay as little as they possibly can which most likely has the opposite effect.
Burt
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6145 posts since 3/1/10

posted 28 Feb 2020 16:15, edited 28 Feb 2020 16:15
TCB wrote: Hopefully Fudge.
First dibs on the Merc.

Too busy furiously banging away on his tablet in Turkey to even think about a fucking will.
themistake
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10810 posts since 20/2/06

28 Feb 2020 17:22
This whole thing has to be one of the most irresponsibly covered news stories to date.

We’re going to fuck our own economy because people are pranging out over something less deadly than the common cold.
fudge.dredd
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1611 posts since 15/12/12

28 Feb 2020 17:37
TCB wrote: Hopefully Fudge.

Sorry I passed it onto your mother last night.

Then Burt’s.

Sorry guys.

Enjoy.
lowfields
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105 posts since 21/11/10

28 Feb 2020 19:13
fudge.dredd wrote:
TCB wrote: Hopefully Fudge.

Sorry I passed it onto your mother last night.

Then Burt’s.

Sorry guys.

Enjoy.
Laughing out loud
MLI
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5173 posts since 6/10/09

28 Feb 2020 22:19
themistake wrote: This whole thing has to be one of the most irresponsibly covered news stories to date.

We’re going to fuck our own economy because people are pranging out over something less deadly than the common cold.

Nope

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/feb/28/coronavirus-truth-myths-flu-covid-19-face-masks
themistake
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10810 posts since 20/2/06

28 Feb 2020 23:33
Wanna make a bet?
I bet you the fatality rate of C19 is 80% lower than the fatality rate of the flu.

morning mist
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3488 posts since 29/5/05

28 Feb 2020 23:36
themistake wrote: This whole thing has to be one of the most irresponsibly covered news stories to date.

We’re going to fuck our own economy because people are pranging out over something less deadly than the common cold.

20 times higher mortality rate in comparison to the common cold Puzzled

If it comes close to the projected worldwide infections millions would die, so…yeah…