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    What are you listening to?

    I really need to read the two branches of the series.
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    What are you listening to?

    Enders Game on audio book
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    Hurricane Ida

    Yeah I'm sure there is a DMAT down there.
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    Hurricane Ida

    I know at least one USAR team is on standby. No word on DMAT but they tend to not publicize what they do or are thinking of doing.
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    COVID VACCINE - The Megathread

    They already do. By adjusting my premiums based on the risk I am to them and the pool I am joining. You make it seem like this is something new.
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    COVID VACCINE - The Megathread

    They already discount insurance costs based on healthy habits. If you don't smoke you save x amount of money. If you don't drink you save y. If you have good blood work you save z. And now if you have the covid vaccine you save abc. And employers are allowed to set the terms of employment...
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    COVID VACCINE - The Megathread

    We single out smokers, people who use alcohol, when I signed up for insurance on the exchange when I was between work it asked about high risk activities. So your point about singling out a specific patient population moot as it is already done. There is a very obvious cost for not being...
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    COVID VACCINE - The Megathread

    Because pregnancy is not a disease. Yes there are healthcare costs associated with being pregnant and those have been already addressed in the cost of insurance. COVID is showing to be quite expensive to treat and manage and is new. The costs of the disease we're not planned into the cost of...
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    COVID VACCINE - The Megathread

    Those costs are already factored in to health insurance thanks to the ACA.
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    COVID VACCINE - The Megathread

    Pfizer receives full FDA approval. FDA Approves Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 Vaccine for People 16 and Older https://www.wsj.com/articles/fda-approves-pfizer-biontech-covid-19-vaccine-for-people-16-and-older-11629726322
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Oh it's the not wanting a car payment that held my wife and I back for years. But we have found our selves needing more room so it was sadly something we had to do. Yes I am, and quiet happily! And that is part of the reason we now need three rows 😋
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    the 100% directionless thread

    And here I think I'm fancy with my newish Honda pilot.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    I got myself a car payment today. Excited for the car. Not for the car payment.
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    COVID VACCINE - The Megathread

    Denmark I think killed off all their mink because of it.
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    the 100% directionless thread

    Hey! How did you get access to my reports!?

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