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    LA PHASE 2 DU DÉCONFINEMENT

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    From Le Journal... veuillez pardonner la traduction par M. Google.

    COLLEGE, SPORT, DISCOTHÈQUES, TRAVEL: THE GOVERNMENT PRESENTS PHASE 2 OF THE DECONFINEMENT

    The government has given...
  2. Re: To visit or not to visit....that is the question

    Apologies for a failed attempt to place what is known and what is unknown about what may come in the contexts of the passage that I thought you chose as reference for your thread title and your prior...
  3. Re: To visit or not to visit....that is the question

    After all the slings and arrows that you have suffered, you are deciding between returning and going somewhere yet undiscover'd?... Good to see that St Barth Tourisme is helping prospective travelers...
  4. Thread: Numba Tree

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    Re: Numba Tree

    To connect to the numba tree, here is an unholy trio prophesying doom through three apparitions in a Shakespearean tragedy that opens with "Where shall we three meet again in thunder, lightning, or...
  5. Thread: Numba Tree

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    Re: Numba Tree

    Speak the speech, I pray you, as I pronounc'd it to you, trippingly on the tongue...

    Shakespeare in original pronunciation (OP) has many differences to modern English which undoes some rhymes,...
  6. Thread: Numba Tree

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    Re: Numba Tree

    Hint: someone who was truly scrumptious replaced Julie Andrews.
    Answer: biography here

    More Broadway trivia to return to "Numba Tree": Following three British Eliza's (Pamela Charles was #3), who...
  7. Thread: Numba Tree

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    Re: Numba Tree

    Three thinkers were thinking how did the thousand thieves go through there... thanks for sharing your lost (I presume) opportunity to serve as Professor Higgins* and provide some tongue-twisting...
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    Re: Memorial Day- we remember the fallen

    A day to set all else aside for remembrance and gratitude in honor of the courage and sacrifice of so many.
  9. Thread: the truth

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    Re: the truth

    Some may find it interesting to visit this site and run the projections of the impact of weather on COVID-19 transmission based on "analysis of the transmission of the virus across 3,739 global...
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    Re: A fast tour of Paris!

    Alex Roy, best known for his US transcontinental Cannonball Run of 31 hours 4 minutes, recreated and dissected the Paris ride in this video. Both he and Leno (in the video PeterLynn posted), note...
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    Re: 20 2 bedroom homes?

    A continuation of this, perhaps (10/12/2016):
    Tract Housing Coming to Grand Fond Soon
  12. Re: NO REOPENING CAN BE CONSIDERED BEFORE WE CAN TEST THE ENTRANTS

    Might the constitutionality of testing entrants be challenged? If so, would it be upheld: for French citizens?, for other EU citizens? for those from outside the EU?

    The upholding of a law...
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    Re: Protest at Grand Fond this morning

    Where does the six-foot guideline for social distancing come from?

    Numerous other pieces about distance (main point of contention is whether 6 feet is enough for COVID), masks, gathering size,...
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    Re: reasons for shutting restaurants?

    Caught it the first time, missed it the second, think I'll leave it...
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    Re: reasons for shutting restaurants?

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    Google translation of Le Journal article:

    BARS AND RESTAURANTS: "IT'S A CHANCE AND A PRIVILEGE OF BEING ABLE TO WORK"
    by V.A 05/15/2020

    Unlike their metropolitan counterparts,...
  16. Re: NO REOPENING CAN BE CONSIDERED BEFORE WE CAN TEST THE ENTRANTS

    Who knows where we might be if Bart's famous older brother and those who followed after had not brought an assortment of infections (smallpox, plague, measles, etc.) to people with no previous...
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    Re: Protest at Grand Fond this morning

    ...hope the prefect Sylvie Feucher doesn't get any pictures ...
  18. Re: A look at remote France, where even the virus doesn't visit

    Interesting to see the unmasked gendarmes and the masked goat farmers...

    A somewhat related story from earlier in the pandemic:

    Waiting Out Coronavirus In The French Alps, 'Cooped Up In The...
  19. Re: NO REOPENING CAN BE CONSIDERED BEFORE WE CAN TEST THE ENTRANTS

    Iceland has a similar per capita hospital beds as the US and about half that of France. The tertiary care hospitals of Iceland are in Reykjavik (capital and population center) and Akureyri,. Each...
  20. Re: NO REOPENING CAN BE CONSIDERED BEFORE WE CAN TEST THE ENTRANTS

    The European Commission proposal of 5/13 calls for" a phased and coordinated approach that starts by lifting restrictions between areas or Member States with sufficiently similar epidemiological...
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    Re: reasons for shutting restaurants?

    From Le Journal, google translated

    BARS, RESTAURANTS, DISCOTHÈQUES, NAVIGATION: “WE MUST DO THINGS BY STEPS”

    The prefect Sylvie Feucher published the decree stipulating the rules of...
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    Re: Tourism/Economy- pre and post covid 19

    You might already know but, if not, may find it interesting that your state of Tennessee is one of the few for which current testing levels are considered adequate by Harvard Global Health Institute...
  23. Thread: Goodnight moon

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    Re: Goodnight moon

    The author was "no old lady whispering hush"...

    Is the moonshot from your P900 or did you update to the 1000 or something else (I've stuck with a 900)?
  24. Re: NO REOPENING CAN BE CONSIDERED BEFORE WE CAN TEST THE ENTRANTS

    F.D.A. Clears First Home Saliva Test for Coronavirus - this approval of at an at home "spit test" using same principles of nasal swab testing (PCR for infection/contagiousness) is very limited at...
  25. Re: NO REOPENING CAN BE CONSIDERED BEFORE WE CAN TEST THE ENTRANTS

    The diagnostic test for infection/contagiousness (PCR) is done by nasal swab. It looks for viral genetic material. My understanding is that St Barth has 4 machines (1 arrived, 3 coming or maybe also...
  26. NO REOPENING CAN BE CONSIDERED BEFORE WE CAN TEST THE ENTRANTS

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    Google transkation of Q and A article and an additional related piece of information from Le Journal

    "NO REOPENING CAN BE CONSIDERED BEFORE WE CAN TEST THE ENTRANTS"
    by Valentine Autruffe...
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    Re: St. Jean Beach today - 4/25/20

    This counterpoint duet of happy American standards adds a few hallelujahs to the amen and seems to show that happiness won't be easily won or kept is understood by the young (21 y/o) and older...
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    Re: Memories of Gate 10

    You could consider using the sign as a wardrobe door rather than hanging it...

    "What’s that? Yes, of course you’ll get back... It’ll happen when you’re not looking for it. And don’t talk too much...
  29. Re: SBH To Reopen Internally on May 11, Border to Remain Closed

    ...it may be even more difficult than before to ask patrons not to light up: French Scientists to Test Theory That Nicotine Combats COVID-19... reported here were their counterintuitive findings that...
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    Re: Fête de Sainte Catherine de Sienne

    Catherine of Siena, who incidentally was born during a plague outbreak and whose life was inspired by a mystical experience during a period of self-imposed isolation (one of 25 children, she did not...
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    Re: USS Hué City Early 90's Port Call

    Good telling (as always) of a story showing appreciation to the crew and also honoring those whom the ship honors.

    Huế is likely remembered by most of us as as the site where US Marines on the...
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    Re: Alicia Keys "Good Job"

    Her update of My House performed on Colbert's Late Show earlier this month (Flo Rida's original in case you missed it) might even justify a change in the lyrics of this one to "I was thinkin' 'bout...
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    Re: Fireworks at L'Orient just now.

    Your post captures the spirit of saudade which is central to the music of Fado - "a deep emotional state of nostalgic or profound melancholic longing for an absent something or someone that one cares...
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    Re: over 70 quarantine?

    I too agree with John but felt it could be useful to include a graph that may come from the same source (or at least is a source that includes the graph that you posted). A similar presentation...
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    Re: over 70 quarantine?

    The US plan pertaining to vulnerables is not written as rules to be enforced ("should shelter in place"). The wording seems to reflect the belief that voluntary requests can lead to better trust with...
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