Covid changes to public health in BRC may persist

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Covid changes to public health in BRC may persist

Post by some seeing eye » Mon May 03, 2021 7:37 am

The BMORG has a good Covid advisory group. Their work may not be over yet.

Because of (anti-vax, conspiracy, Trump, false sense of immortality, and other stupid reasons) the virus may continue to circulate and mutate for a long time. Unfortunately the Covid processes which have been discussed could continue to 2022 BRC and beyond, with the cost borne by ticket buyers.

It affects GPE, ESD, Rangers & forced ejection, probably other departments.

Reaching ‘Herd Immunity’ Is Unlikely in the U.S., Experts Now Believe

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/03/heal ... ccine.html
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Re: Covid changes to public health in BRC may persist

Post by Elliot » Mon May 03, 2021 12:26 pm

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When I grew up in Norway, everyone older than me had the smallpox vaccination scar on a shoulder.
I do not.

The last 14 months have given me extra opportunity to read, and I have read more history than I usually do.
And I can only conclude that what you mention --
(anti-vax, conspiracy, Trump, false sense of immortality, and other stupid reasons)
-- is fundamental to human nature.

We have work to do.
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Re: Covid changes to public health in BRC may persist

Post by Elliot » Wed May 05, 2021 11:47 am

In the European Middle Ages, "relics" were highly sought-after.
Relics were often (supposedly) fragments of bone from the skeleton of a saint. No surprise... the bone fragments were most often fragments of bone from cows and other animals!
But superstitions rule many people's lives, even today. And we may be regressing now. I know of no resistance to vaccinations -- polio and smallpox were a "big deal" -- when I was young in Norway. In high school, I had a teacher who limped rather badly from polio. Perhaps such examples helped people understand.

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