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Swine Flu and I have too fly!

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by slimcubby, Apr 30, 2009.

  1. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:30 PM
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    slimcubby

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    Hey Guys!

    What do you think I should do?

    I have to fly from San Diego to Arizon tomorrow and I am not too amped on this whole epidemic going on. Would any of you wear a mask on the plane or just not even think about it?

    Thanks!
    ~Slim
     
  2. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:36 PM
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    My girlfriend is still recovering from a bad illness and is flying to spain in 2 weeks, I'm kinda nervous :/
     
  3. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:37 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Dont you bring that shit here!!!!

    Fly to SC or someplace.


    :)
     
  4. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:38 PM
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    I would get one of those rubber pig snouts and wear it on the outside of my mask.
     
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    It's not really an epidemic right now...91 cases out of the entire country...
    I wouldn't worry about it man...
     
  6. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:40 PM
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    Not sure of your age & health.

    IMO your fine without, but it's your choice.

    Four of us flew back last Friday after spending 8 days in Cancun. Aside from the usual mexican craps, all was fine. Nobody at the airport had masks.
     
  7. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:40 PM
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    They closed down a dorm in santa barbara which is like 3 hours from me. I know its not super big yet but hey planes are the worst for germs and annoying caughing people.
     
  8. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:41 PM
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    You stay away from me tooo!!!!
     
  9. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:41 PM
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    Haha I am fine! Don't wanna catch it from any of your workers out there! :p
     
  10. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:42 PM
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    Im still unemployed...so they are not MY workers...:D
     
  11. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:43 PM
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    They are closing down shit left and right...The entire state of Alabama has cancelled all high school sporting events...and I don't even think the Alabama has had any cases yet.

    Is the trip a work related/vital trip?? Cause I wouldn't bail on something like that...but if it's just for fun and you are worried...postpone it I guess. No reason putting yourself thru extra stress, right??
     
  12. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:43 PM
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    SCREW YOU! its already here :(

    13 confirmed cases in SC so far...with more probable cases coming
     
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    Hmm well I am pretty healthy 25 and work out jiu jitsu every week. But just rather not take a chance with some sickass person on the plane sneezin all over me.
     
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    Now I am not sure if this is legit, but my friend told me egypt slaughtered every pig in the country, even thought the swine flu has NOTHING to do with pigs
     
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    :):):):)
     
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    I will never understand that...I've been to Mexico, Columbia, Panama, Cuba, and several other small islands down there. Drank the water and the alcohol and never had the vicious shits....I must have a stomach like a bomb proof box or something.

    /end threadjack.
     
  17. Apr 30, 2009 at 6:45 PM
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    Fella's..... It was once stated that a black man as President would only happen when pigs fly. Sure enough, on Obama's 100th day in Presidency Swine Flu.

    Just a thought! =)

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    Can't bail I am flying out with my nephew to drive my grandma back. Its a short flight only an hour so thats a big plus.
     
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    i heard 3000 got the :infantry:

    mmmm bacooon :hungry:
     
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    Lol.. :)
     
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