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    One of the best articles I've read about the...

    One of the best articles I've read about the dynamics of the spread of Covid-19. It has significant implications for public health policy and helps to explain why some countries with less restrictive...
  2. I'm pretty sure he is in year 3 now - i.e. a 2018...

    I'm pretty sure he is in year 3 now - i.e. a 2018 recruit.
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    And now a study of almost 200,000 patients...

    And now a study of almost 200,000 patients comparing Covid-19 and influenza ... https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/rmv.2179



    I didn't read enough of the study to have an opinion on it....
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    Unprecedented! And it comes at a large social...

    Unprecedented! And it comes at a large social cost according to some scientists. The manpower and money that has been diverted other types of medical research [cancer, tuberculosis, etc.] will set...
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    New study from Univ of Edinborough published in...

    New study from Univ of Edinborough published in the British Medical Journal:

    Coronavirus lockdowns 'may kill MORE than herd immunity strategy does': Strict restrictions and school closures could...
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    The difference between 3-5,000 and 9,500 deaths...

    The difference between 3-5,000 and 9,500 deaths could be attributed to the fact that Covid-19 is more infectious than seasonal flu, rather than because it is more lethal. That, and the fact that...
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    Feb. 28th, if I'm not mistaken. Is the date of...

    Feb. 28th, if I'm not mistaken.

    Is the date of his comment, or the question of whether he's changed his mind, relevant to the point Gilligan was trying to make?

    People on both sides of the...
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    “Covid-19 may ultimately be more akin to those of...

    “Covid-19 may ultimately be more akin to those of a severe seasonal influenza (which has a case fatality rate of approximately 0.1%)” - Anthony Fauci M.D., NIAID
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    I see lots of medical and scientific experts...

    I see lots of medical and scientific experts comparing Covid-19 and the flu. In fact, I don't think a day goes by when I don't read, or listen to, exactly that type of comparison.

    Gilligan, you...
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    This is an article about children and school...

    This is an article about children and school reopenings. I will be interested to take a look at some of the studies it references after work.
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  11. Guelph will have a whole new D-Line in 2021. (It...

    Guelph will have a whole new D-Line in 2021. (It will be extremely good IMHO.)

    Tavius Robinson is starting today for Ole Miss.
    AJ was drafted by Saskatchewan.
    Greg Corfield has used his 5 years....
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    Well, it's official now. Every FBS conference...

    Well, it's official now. Every FBS conference will be playing football this fall.

    The first conference to cancel, the MAC, is the last one to change their mind but a 6-game schedule that starts...
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    I don't look at this as "the thoughts of ONE...

    I don't look at this as "the thoughts of ONE GUY". I'd say he has looked at some of the data and read much of the science, before synthesizing it from his perspective. Much of what he's saying I've...
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    Gilligan, can you please clarify for me whether...

    Gilligan, can you please clarify for me whether you're arguing that the problem with Sweden is that they didn't lockdown or they locked down too much?

    You've got me confused. :rolleyes:
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    LOL! You're just bull shooting now. Almost no...

    LOL!

    You're just bull shooting now. Almost no one in Sweden wears a mask. Social distancing essentially ended in June when Swedes rushed en masse to the beaches and repopulated bars and shopping...
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    Turns out Public Health Ontario is using a...

    Turns out Public Health Ontario is using a ridiculous Ct value of 38.

    "The CDC's own calculations suggest that it is extremely difficult to detect any live virus in a sample above a threshold of...
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    Gilligan, you could solve this whole argument for...

    Gilligan, you could solve this whole argument for me if you could explain to me why this terrible virus with it's "exponential growth" burned out so quickly in Sweden when the Swedes did little more...
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    Hopefully North America and Europe will catch up...

    Hopefully North America and Europe will catch up with India soon

    https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/bengaluru/covid-19-test-reports-must-also-state-ct-value-doctors/articleshow/77956302.cms
  19. 2020 recruiting class or a 2021 recruit?

    2020 recruiting class or a 2021 recruit?
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    Children, teens, student-athletes, adults and...

    Children, teens, student-athletes, adults and seniors can all experience long term effects after Covid-19. But that is also true of every type of common cold, influenza and multiple other sicknesses...
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    Don't confuse early stages of Covid-19 with mild...

    Don't confuse early stages of Covid-19 with mild Covid-19.

    Most people who only have mild symptoms don't need HCQ. If they are healthy and under 65 they just need to isolate at home and they'll...
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    Spud's, you failed to quote even one study that...

    Spud's, you failed to quote even one study that shows early treatment with HCQ doesn't work. No doctors are suggesting that HCQ works in late-stage Covid-19 yet that's what all the studies in your...
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    Spud's, you're spouting propaganda. You need to...

    Spud's, you're spouting propaganda. You need to look a little deeper.

    For example, you say "no matter how many times it's researched", but do you even know how many studies have been done?
    ...
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    Surprise. Surprise. The study linking Covid-19,...

    Surprise. Surprise. The study linking Covid-19, student-athletes and myocarditis, that was cited by the Big 10 when they cancelled their football season was BOGUS. Sort of reminds me of the shoddy...
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    Absolument! But the PCR test doesn't...

    Absolument! But the PCR test doesn't differentiate unless you know the CT values. It also doesn't differentiate who may be infected now and was infected 6 weeks ago or 16 weeks ago.



    Très...
  26. The craziness has reached Ottawa! ...

    The craziness has reached Ottawa!

    https://twitter.com/Reuters/status/1301246421421756416?s=20
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    You're correct, it was Georgia State freshman QB...

    You're correct, it was Georgia State freshman QB Mikele Colasurdo who will sit out 2020 with a heart issue. While the heart issue may have been discovered while he was being treated for Covid-19...
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    This NY Times article offers an explanation -...

    This NY Times article offers an explanation - Your Coronavirus Test Is Positive. Maybe It Shouldn’t Be.

    If you recall our conversation following a link you shared when I raised the issue of Cycle...
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    You can't write a post without mentioning...

    You can't write a post without mentioning "exponential growth" at least 2 or 3 times. LOL
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    Gilligan, this virus does NOT grow exponentially....

    Gilligan, this virus does NOT grow exponentially. The data from all over the world shows that.

    If you hear an "expert" say that it grows exponentially then you're listening to someone who either...
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    Gilligan, it's pretty clear you don't understand...

    Gilligan, it's pretty clear you don't understand how this virus works.

    "It is known to affect kids." - Technically true, but the number of children seriously affected is so small it is...
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    And there haven't been any negative consequences...

    And there haven't been any negative consequences from it. Football Quebec's success makes other jurisdictions look stupid, sort of like the Big Ten shooting itself in the groin.
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    Funny thing. Everything is back to normal in...

    Funny thing. Everything is back to normal in Sweden even without a vaccine.
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    Generally a jamboree is the equivalent of an...

    Generally a jamboree is the equivalent of an exhibition game and involves 3 teams. Each team plays two halves of football. One half against each of the other two teams. It's all over in an afternoon....
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    I didn't know that. That's hilarious.

    I didn't know that. That's hilarious.
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    Even messier in the NCAA with rumours that Ohio...

    Even messier in the NCAA with rumours that Ohio State is trying to organize a football season with 5 other Big10 teams. But Michigan's Democrat governor has already said she will block the UM...
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    I can see a couple universities caving which will...

    I can see a couple universities caving which will end it for the others, but won't most/many of the CEGEPs play?
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    On the way to work this morning there's nothing...

    On the way to work this morning there's nothing but endless fearmongering by the teachers' unions about the return to classes in September. Every radio station I listened too is giving 90 to 100% of...
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    SNW, I'm quite willing to play it safe. After...

    SNW, I'm quite willing to play it safe. After all, my parents are 87 & 88 and my wife has heart & lung issues, type 2 diabetes and type A blood. Her risk factors are so high the hospital she works in...
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    Can children spread the virus? Is a study by...

    Can children spread the virus?

    Is a study by the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, part of Finland's Department of Health Security, a credible source, Gilligan?

    Some highlights:
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    At least none of this will impact the National...

    At least none of this will impact the National Championship. :evil:

    As always, we will see Clemson vs best SEC team.
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    I understand the study. I just don't understand...

    I understand the study. I just don't understand its connection to your rant.
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    First, IMHO immunity is best understood as a...

    First, IMHO immunity is best understood as a continuum, not as a yes-no binary.

    Second, with respect to the examples I was talking about, a person with mild symptoms or who was asymptomatic is...
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    If that is true, then it makes Israel a entirely...

    If that is true, then it makes Israel a entirely unique situation. There are dozens of other countries that successfully re-opened schools. The most relevant example for Canadian provinces has to be...
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    I believe the CJFL really did want to play, just...

    I believe the CJFL really did want to play, just as most football organizations in Ontario want to play. But unlike Quebec these leagues don't have the support behind them they need to be able to go...
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    True. They are obviously less paralyzed by fear...

    True. They are obviously less paralyzed by fear than the rest of Canada.

    Re. the CJFL - the Football Canada Return to Play document reads like some bureaucratic, cover-your-ass creation you expect...
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    It's interesting to see that one NCAA FBS program...

    It's interesting to see that one NCAA FBS program has joined the 21 U Sports teams that have cancelled their seasons. With most of the P5 conferences going with conference-only schedules and a FCS...
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    Montreal would be the safest place in Canada for...

    Montreal would be the safest place in Canada for football to be played. With their population having already been widely exposed to the virus, they are probably at, or very close to herd immunity at...
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    There is definitely a difference between...

    There is definitely a difference between antibodies and T Cell immunity. The hard core public health people only want to consider antibodies as the measure for immunity. That way they can still...
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    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-07-28...

    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-07-28/sweden-unveils-promising-covid-19-data-as-new-cases-plunge



    This ^^^ is almost understatement when you look at Sweden's graph of daily cases.
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