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by DarkAxel
Mon Dec 28, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: Nashville Explosion
Replies: 25
Views: 1042

Re: Nashville Explosion

Random Thoughts: 1. Will this inspire copycats? 2. Is the lack of much news an action taken to prevent copycats? 3. The guy has no prior indications that suggest he'd take action like this. Was he quietly crazy, in despair, or was he blackmailed somehow (adjusts tinfoil hat)? 4. What key infrastruc...
by DarkAxel
Wed Dec 16, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: Arson/Attacks/Vandalism in Houses of Worship - 2020
Replies: 34
Views: 2659

Re: Arson/Attacks/Vandalism in Houses of Worship - 2020

Albert wrote:
Mon Dec 14, 2020 7:22 pm
It is legal to carry in a church in Kentucky, unless the church has banned it. And, I'm told that quite a few people do.
Yes. Some of the churches actually have armed deacons by the doors.
by DarkAxel
Sat Nov 14, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: Food Insecurity 2019
Replies: 77
Views: 12193

Re: Food Insecurity 2019

I've been noticing chronic shortages of some food items in the local grocery stores. For example, the local Walmart, Food City, and Save-a-Lot stores haven't restocked the frozen White Castle cheeseburgers in three weeks. Hot Pockets are hit and miss, and canned pastas like Spagetti Os and Chef Boya...
by DarkAxel
Fri Sep 18, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Disasters in Current Events
Topic: The State of Oregon is on Fire
Replies: 19
Views: 1506

Re: The State of Oregon is on Fire

3 people arrested in Oregon accused of setting up illegal roadblocks near wildfire evacuation zones

https://us.cnn.com/2020/09/18/us/oregon ... index.html
by DarkAxel
Thu Sep 10, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: General Firearms Discussion
Topic: What is Your favorite Local Gun Store
Replies: 20
Views: 2106

Re: What is Your favorite Local Gun Store

JT's Gun and Pawn, Hazard, Kentucky.
by DarkAxel
Fri Jul 31, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: Civil Disorder
Topic: The Coming Civil War - (Warning: No Politics)
Replies: 1465
Views: 111903

Re: The Coming Civil War - (Warning: No Politics)

RonnyRonin wrote:
Tue Jul 28, 2020 10:57 pm
While overall crime is down, I'm hearing reporting that homicides in particular are up. Is anyone else hearing the same? ...snip
Yep.
https://www.wkyt.com/2020/07/30/lexingt ... homicides/
by DarkAxel
Sat May 16, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: COVID-19 Chat Thread
Replies: 1636
Views: 114727

Re: COVID-19 Chat Thread

2008 according to Snopes. But Snopes also says the virus is not man made. Which is uncertain. Genetic assay of SARS-CoV-2 shows it to be unbelievably unlikely to be man made. The genome lacks telltales of deliberate modification and has a lot of the traits of natural evolution. SARS-CoV-2 is about ...
by DarkAxel
Sat May 09, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: COVID-19 Chat Thread
Replies: 1636
Views: 114727

Re: COVID-19 Chat Thread

So I'm doing my daily cruise of the news outlets and run across this: https://edition.cnn.com/2020/05/08/heal ... index.html

People are testing positive for a hepatitis E virus found in rats in Hong Kong, and they don't know how it is being transmitted. :shock:
by DarkAxel
Fri May 08, 2020 7:58 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

Things here in Kentucky still seem under control. 6288 infected, 298 dead as of today. The state starts opening back up Monday, but face masks will be mandatory and social distancing guidelines will still be enforced. Right now health care providers can resume treating non-emergency cases in office ...
by DarkAxel
Sun Apr 19, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

Anybody else having a hard time finding yeast?
by DarkAxel
Sun Apr 19, 2020 1:37 am
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: COVID-19 Chat Thread
Replies: 1636
Views: 114727

Re: COVID-19 Chat Thread

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vv8MHO8ZxJM Protestors caused a ruckus at the Kentucky Capitol building during the Governor's daily Covid-19 briefing. Now protestors have to raise a ruckus in their cars. https://www.wkyt.com/content/news/Dr-Stack-says-protesters-at-Ky-Capitol-will-have-to-stay-in-th...
by DarkAxel
Thu Apr 16, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: COVID-19 Chat Thread
Replies: 1636
Views: 114727

Re: COVID-19 Chat Thread

The pandemic hasn't peaked here yet. That's expected to happen by the end of this month, though.
by DarkAxel
Thu Apr 16, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

Took the first household member to get tested and told to self-isolate until results are back. Second household member has come down with fever, so whatever it is, is spreading. Not going to say it is the virus till we know, but am thinking it is the virus. Now officially off work with free emergen...
by DarkAxel
Fri Apr 10, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

1,693 cases, 90 dead in Kentucky.

Locally things are about the same. Right accross the border in Wise, VA a town has put a building on quarantine: https://www.wymt.com/content/news/Polic ... 46181.html
by DarkAxel
Wed Apr 08, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

1346 Cases and 73 deaths here in Kentucky though I don't trust this number. The local news is reporting more cases in this county than has been announced by it's sister station in Lexington. I took a weekend trip to Wally World to grab some grub. They had one entrance completely shut down and strict...
by DarkAxel
Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: COVID-19 Chat Thread
Replies: 1636
Views: 114727

Re: COVID-19 Chat Thread

I remember reading something about false negatives with Covid-19 tests "Even if you test negative for COVID-19, assume you have it, experts say": https://www.livescience.com/covid19-coronavirus-tests-false-negatives.html, https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.02.11.20021493v2.full.pdf Turns o...
by DarkAxel
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:20 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: COVID-19 Chat Thread
Replies: 1636
Views: 114727

Re: COVID-19 Thread

https://www.wymt.com/content/news/From- ... 64061.html

Another Kentucky distillery making hand sanitizer. You can already get Buffalo Trace.
by DarkAxel
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:03 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: What WILL/DID you do with that stimulus check? (Round 2)
Replies: 181
Views: 21720

Re: What WILL you do with that stimulus check?

I don't fault anyone for their plans, but I plan on spending it. Why? Because that's kinda the point of the stimulus. There's a few things on my wish list I'd like to buy from local merchants.

Anyone else think of that Futurama episode https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Three_Hundred_Big_Boys?
by DarkAxel
Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

https://www.wkyt.com/content/news/LIVE-Gov-Beshears-daily-COVID-19-update-569259281.html 594 cases and 18 deaths in Kentucky, +at least one more case here in my home county: https://www.wymt.com/content/news/LIVE-Health-Officials-in-Perry-County-hold-news-conference-569264891.html They say this is t...
by DarkAxel
Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

https://www.wymt.com/content/news/New-w ... 28851.html

Governor of Kentucky has ordered that people who leave the state for non-authorized reasons must self-quarantine.
by DarkAxel
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: COVID-19 Chat Thread
Replies: 1636
Views: 114727

Re: COVID-19 Thread

https://us.cnn.com/2020/03/29/us/dare-county-north-carolina-state-of-emergency-trnd/index.html A North Carolina county is taking extreme measures to prevent coronavirus from spreading in its community. Dare County, a popular summer vacation area in the state's Outer Banks, has established checkpoint...
by DarkAxel
Sat Mar 28, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

I work at an Intuit call center. This week I finally got internet so I can work from home. I was pulled off of the product I had trained on, and now I'm being trained on another product. It seems the Intuit call center in the Philippines that handled that product was closed by order of the PI govern...
by DarkAxel
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/24/health/kentucky-coronavirus-party-infection/index.html SMH. On the personal front, I'm now working from home, and my company building is being shut down by the end of the week. Another confirmed case in my old hometown. that brings the total for Breathitt County to 2. ...
by DarkAxel
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: All Things Pandemic
Topic: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"
Replies: 1143
Views: 76219

Re: "Daily COVID-19 SITREP In Your Area"

https://www.wymt.com/content/news/Gov-B ... 98251.html

Confirmed case in my AO. I just moved out of Breathitt County 2 years ago, and the patient is in the local hospital.

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