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Response to roamer65 (Reply #44)

Wed Feb 26, 2020, 07:22 AM

58. I like your optimism on this

and yes, medicine has been modernized - much of that transition took place because of the 1918 flu. (See the book "The Great Influenza"

But modern air travel (which China never shut down) is a major game changer. Plus the fact that people seem to be asymptomatic for a _long_ time while they are still contagious. That's what makes this such that quaranting will only slow, not contain it.

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