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Lockdown: The Positive Thread
Posted By Captain Steel
https://www.movieforums.com/community/showthread.p...

https://www.movieforums.com/community/showthread.php?t=61123
Forum: Intermission: Miscellaneous Chat 21 hours ago
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GOOD NEWS PEOPLE ...
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: GOOD NEWS PEOPLE ...

Weatherwise, today was probably one of the nicest in the year so far.

And remember...
"There's always hope when you got water and soap!"
- Ed Norton
Forum: Intermission: Miscellaneous Chat 21 hours ago
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
I met one of those virus bugs... I named him...

I met one of those virus bugs... I named him Hu... after he began to use his new name and refer to himself in the first person singular, I felt bad about having to destroy him by wiping him off the...
Forum: Intermission: Miscellaneous Chat 23 hours ago
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXydX9p_ZxA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hXydX9p_ZxA
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
One thing that troubles me is: a reason flus tend...

One thing that troubles me is: a reason flus tend to recede in warmer weather (not the only reason, but a big one) is people start going outside more and making more space between each other (as...
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Things that annoy you...
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Things that annoy you...

The unpredictablility of radio. I still listen to radio especially late at night - a radio that had no problem getting my stations suddenly can't stay tuned in - as soon as I touch the tuner with my...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
The numbers will definitely rise for those...

The numbers will definitely rise for those infected as testing increases - and, relative to the population, we've barely begun to scratch the surface with testing.

So, number-wise it's going to...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Don't know what that means - but you get a thumbs...

Don't know what that means - but you get a thumbs up for piquing the interest! ;)

Oops! Didn't realize you sent a PM when I typed that last line.
Yes, lots of theories (nothing is impossible...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Coronavirus

I was looking at a local neighborhood web site and someone made a post that said while they were out walking their dog, they saw one of their neighbors having a huge party - dozens of cars all up &...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
The borders should have been shut down on...

The borders should have been shut down on 9/12/2001 and not reopened until all immigration issues were sorted out and the system was revised and reformed.
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Coronavirus

Went to ShopRite today - they've installed clear plastic barriers at the check out aisles - only about 3 feet wide. They were very unobtrusive and hardly noticable. The newspaper said aisles would...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
I was thinking about gloves the other day - when...

I was thinking about gloves the other day - when my bank was still open the tellers were wearing them and I thought how the gloves would only help if they changed them between EVERY item they handled...
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GOOD NEWS PEOPLE ...
Posted By Captain Steel
Hey, ynwtf... let me tell you something you...

Hey, ynwtf... let me tell you something you already know...

(then again, if you already know it, why bother?) ;)
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GOOD NEWS PEOPLE ...
Posted By Captain Steel
Exactly. I was going to reply that some people...

Exactly. I was going to reply that some people are starting diets because food they like is getting harder to find, shopping has become a real pain (not to mention a risk), and if you're isolating...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Right! Focus on the matter at hand and only...

Right!
Focus on the matter at hand and only that because it's an immediate situation. Lives are in the balance.

(They can always go back to their wish lists and hidden agendas later!) :mad:
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GOOD NEWS PEOPLE ...
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: GOOD NEWS PEOPLE ...

A lot of people are utilizing this shut down and nice weather in most places to start an exercise / fitness program, go on a diet or get a jump on their Spring cleaning!
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
How about garlic? Have they even tried garlic? ...

How about garlic? Have they even tried garlic? Give raw garlic to someone with the virus and see what happens? We need garlic trials.
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Coronavirus

I also wonder about (in terms of who's working)... plumbers or any contractor that might need to make a house call - imagine your water pipes springing a leak right now or having your toilet stop...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
There was an instant drop in crime right after...

There was an instant drop in crime right after 9/11 also (obviously, mostly in NYC).

Not to be a downer (or give anyone ideas) but I was thinking of this crisis in terms of terrorism also. The...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Coronavirus

Are liquor stores staying open? (They're kind of an "essential service" for some.)
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Coronavirus

Another problem with testing: you could test negative today (and thus proceed onward thinking you're not a vector) and be positive tomorrow (after having picked up a germ somewhere along the way).
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 days ago
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Dick Tracy (1990) vs. The Crow (1994)
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Dick Tracy (1990) vs. The Crow (1994)

I've told this story before (so forgive me) but after seeing Roger Rabbit in 1988, I ran into a friend's parents - they were intellectuals (in fact they used to take me and their son to see art...
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
I don't know, but a while back I heard something...

I don't know, but a while back I heard something about them being deployed to secure the ports... whatever that means.
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Coronavirus
Posted By Captain Steel
Not me! :(

Not me! :(
Forum: General Movie Discussion 5 days ago
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Worst deaths outside of a horror movie
Posted By Captain Steel
Re: Worst deaths outside of a horror movie

Adam Goldberg's death scene in Saving Private Ryan (1998) - the way the German soldier almost lulls him to death, like comforting a crying baby, as he plunges the knife into "Pvt. Mellish." ...