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theaspiringengineer
4/7/20
1:15 PM
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Oh, well... He said that... But there was an executive order published yesterday (after the interview, mind you) saying that steel, concrete, glass and construction companies with federal contracts can’t stop producing because they can’t delay three infrastructure projects; the refinery, the airport, and the Read more

4/7/20
2:58 AM
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Its probably really widespread... We have carried out very few tests because the government has chosen to rely on their sentinel philosophy quite heavily. Of the five people I know that have COVID19, three of them were never contacted by the feds nor were their tests “official” because labs weren’t allowed to carry Read more

4/5/20
12:12 AM
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In Mexico City we were told that using water to wash our cars will be prohibited for the duration of the COVID-19 crisis as some boroughs are experiencing water shortages and they need the water for hygienic reasons. I’d be happy to ignore that ordinance, but our building administrator isn’t.

4/3/20
6:52 PM
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In Jalisco, the state forensic team has used refrigerated trucks in the past to store dead bodies (in 2018, it was a scandal) because they ran out of space at the coroner’s office.

4/2/20
8:03 PM
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What void though? They’re producing so much oil that we’re running out of places to store it.... Read more

4/1/20
8:32 PM
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Ah shit I ran down the TED rabbithole

4/1/20
4:04 PM
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I think its an interesting concept... maybe it piles up on the myriad of other reasons why Saudi Arabia and Russia are trying to out do each other with cheap oil. Read more

3/31/20
11:15 PM
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I was reading somewhere that if Russia and Saudi Arabia continue the oil wars, oil might eventually become free, even if it is for a second 

3/31/20
8:13 PM
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I just feel stuck in highschool when it comes to some things.... Im sure I’ve changed in the last few years... Hopefully for the better. Read more

3/31/20
7:23 PM
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I saw some people selling them online for up to 40 bucks a piece on my university Facebook group. 

3/31/20
2:52 AM
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I guess you’re right. I just don’t know where else to put them, it’s not like I get the opportunity to use them often anyway, last time I bought condoms was because the ones I had before were starting to get too old.

But maybe my car doesn’t get that hot? I also keep chocolate in my car and I’ve never had it melt. Read more

3/30/20
7:54 PM
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Mexican oil is at ten bucks a barrel. Its ludicrous. 

3/28/20
12:11 PM
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Given how things are in this current world order, I don’t think it’s a stretch to say that we’re woefully unprepared to deal with the economic and social issues this pandemic will bring. Maybe we’ll change, and I hope we do, but the early signs support the continuation of “the normal”