What did the games mean for Japan? MORE DEBT...
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The 4th Wave will largely be a pandemic of the UN-VACCINATED; sad that these folks will have to learn the hard way by losing their lives or someone close to them...
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REPLY to SpeedAug. 7 06:51 am JST
"Why do the police keep hiding these perpetrators' identities like this?"
Because often such people commit these offences precisely to earn public notoriety; also it discourages the similarly motivated from engaging in copy-cat crimes.
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Weren't the LAST Summer Olympics in Tokyo '64 scheduled more sensibly in OCTOBER? Japanese summer heat + COVID pandemic = LUNACY! Will NOT be surprised if, due to heat exhaustion, there is a DEAD ATHLETE at this Olympics...
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Even without the pandemic, the summer 35ºC++ temperatures in Tokyo make this location for the Summer Olympics an idiotic choice. Add the pandemic into the mix with its increasing COVID numbers coupled with Japan’s low, slow vaccination rate and it is WAY BEYOND STUPID! Sad that the Japanese people tolerate their corrupt government…
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Regardless of your political leanings, the WORST possible scenario FOR THE WORLD is that Trump dies from Covid...We could then be facing potentially TWO terms with M. Pence!
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Inadequate testing and delaying the lockdown...Abe clearly prioritized the Olympics over the health of his people. Feel sorry for the healthcare workers on the frontlines. Hospitals will become quickly overwhelmed and doctors will be forced to choose who gets a respirator and who dies...
Due to lack of testing, there is no ACCURATE data of the current number of community spread cases. Best practice: assume everyone is infected or a carrier. Physically isolate yourself from them. STAY HOME!
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