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Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Today, 11:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 521
Posted By wccountryboy
There are some good takeaways here. There's...

There are some good takeaways here. There's more to being prepared than just having "stuff" .. Knowing how to use that stuff is critical, as are the more subjective issues- health, fitness, ...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Today, 10:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 745
Posted By wccountryboy
I'm not a mathematician or statistician by any...

I'm not a mathematician or statistician by any stretch. Nor am a virologist or epidemiologist... I can't create complex statistical algorithms.

I do have a very orderly, logical, rational, ...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Today, 10:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 898
Posted By wccountryboy
Perhaps I am giving them too much credit- but the...

Perhaps I am giving them too much credit- but the boards of directors that recruit such executives don't seem to think so. They offer compensation packages (only a small fraction of which is salery)...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Today, 09:55 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 898
Posted By wccountryboy
Some thoughts.... Now what happens when...

Some thoughts....

Now what happens when that $20/hr 19 year old kid decides to strike because he want $30? Never mind that he accepted a job, under defined conditions and compensation....

Is...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Today, 08:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 745
Posted By wccountryboy
No disagreement. This the same perspective and...

No disagreement. This the same perspective and context I tried to discuss earlier- with the addition of hypothesizing potential numbers of unconfirmed cases- because we KNOW they're out there, in...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 09:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 745
Posted By wccountryboy
It IS the same thing. The mortality rate rate...

It IS the same thing. The mortality rate rate is currently being calculated by taking the number of fatalities and dividing it by the number of confirmed cases. These are the only 2 numbers being...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 08:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 898
Posted By wccountryboy
First, you've been here a day or 3, you know I...

First, you've been here a day or 3, you know I enjoy good debate... I'm not out to pick a fight to amuse myself... I appreciate your insight and perspective...

In that spirit, what is an example...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 06:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 898
Posted By wccountryboy
Bottom line: a person's work, whatever it may...

Bottom line: a person's work, whatever it may be, from mail room clerk to CEO of a Fortune 500 company, is worth whatever someone's is willing to pay for it. Thats free market at its most basic. ...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 06:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 898
Posted By wccountryboy
Some thoughts...

Some thoughts...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 05:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,496
Posted By wccountryboy
Most States have anti gouging laws- and I don't...

Most States have anti gouging laws- and I don't doubt that this guy was tried to exploit the situation....
However, he has yet to be tried and convicted- and he IS entitled to that...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 05:22 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,496
Posted By wccountryboy
The correct answer should be zero- until such a...

The correct answer should be zero- until such a time as a conviction is obtained, and forfeiture is part of the imposed sentence- and the appellate process is exhausted.
So, in about 15 years,...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 05:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,496
Posted By wccountryboy
Compensation notwithstanding- where's the due...

Compensation notwithstanding- where's the due process...?

I don't doubt for a moment that this individual was most likely engaged in profiteering... however, no one shall be "deprived of life,...
Forum: ARs ONLY Yesterday, 04:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 640
Posted By wccountryboy
We're on the same page.... I fully believe an...

We're on the same page.... I fully believe an M14/M1A can be every bit the equal of an AR10- but it will take a lot more skilled labour and money to do so....
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 04:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 745
Posted By wccountryboy
The 2% mortality is based on confirmed cases,...

The 2% mortality is based on confirmed cases, those that both show severe enough symptoms to seek medical case, AND are testing, and come up positive.
This goes back to what I was saying a week or...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 04:09 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 898
Posted By wccountryboy
Lots if cliches and buzzwords.... but little...

Lots if cliches and buzzwords.... but little substance. Are YOU capable of running a multi billion dollar corporation, with 10s or 100s of thousands of employees, all over the country or world? ...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness Yesterday, 03:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 218
Posted By wccountryboy
The car is a factor.... but I'll skip over that...

The car is a factor.... but I'll skip over that for now.

I would respectfully suggest that you re think materials from the ground up. I can see form some of your other posts that you have an...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 03:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 745
Posted By wccountryboy
Been saying this for weeks.... but "kitchen...

Been saying this for weeks.... but "kitchen table" science is frowned upon around here....
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions Yesterday, 02:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 898
Posted By wccountryboy
The problem is the cost of producing things in...

The problem is the cost of producing things in the US. Have a union minion on the production line, and a 2 cent ibuprofen winds up retailing for $37... even with a minimum wage minion, its about...
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 12:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 855
Posted By wccountryboy
Manuals need to be taken with a grain or salt-...

Manuals need to be taken with a grain or salt- they're written to be lawyer proof....
Forum: General Gun Discussion Yesterday, 12:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 855
Posted By wccountryboy
Since you're asking: "in general" I would say...

Since you're asking: "in general" I would say yes, any modern 1911 in good working order from a repuatable manufacturer should be able to handle +p pressures...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness Yesterday, 11:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,786
Posted By wccountryboy
Nor is it my intention to suggest that you are...

Nor is it my intention to suggest that you are anti 2A- only to point out the similarities in the thought process. The justifications for each argument are the same.
You're correct- the world is...
Forum: Disaster Preparedness Yesterday, 06:39 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,786
Posted By wccountryboy
You just made the exact argument that the anti 2A...

You just made the exact argument that the anti 2A crowd has been making for decades:

If it saves one life...
People are too stupid to be trusted...
Its "common sense"...

Same argument, ...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 04-02-2020, 08:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 296
Posted By wccountryboy
When we consider the unreported cases, the number...

When we consider the unreported cases, the number doesn't drop- it nosedives off a cliff, it tanks to a figure so low as to be irrelevant in the course of human history....
I said this 3 weeks ago- ...
Forum: ARs ONLY 04-02-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 640
Posted By wccountryboy
Does it have legs? Will it hold MOA @ 300, 500,...

Does it have legs? Will it hold MOA @ 300, 500, 700m? The reason I ask it that tons of off the rack rifles are MOA @ 100m, but can't go the distance....

My observations were generic, broad...
Forum: COVID-19 Discussions 04-02-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 642
Posted By wccountryboy
Not suprising.... lower income populations often...

Not suprising.... lower income populations often don't have high end medical care, so more prone to underlying health issues... as counterintuitive as it is, smoking is predominantly a vice of...
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