London Transport (uk.transport.london) Discussion of all forms of transport in London.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #82   Report Post  
Old May 25th 20, 08:39 AM posted to uk.transport.london
external usenet poster
 
First recorded activity at LondonBanter: Feb 2016
Posts: 1,065
Default Coronavirus: TfL reveals 20 busiest Tube and train



wrote in message ...
On Sat, 23 May 2020 11:33:54 +0100
Arthur Figgis wrote:
On 23/05/2020 09:54, wrote:


Any government with a working pair of ******** (which rules out the
current

one)
could enact emergency legislation at a time like this to put the unions
back in their box by making striking illegal for X months and shutting
down
any union that proposes it.


Wouldn't that risk turning into more of a politician with one bollock
approach?


I don't follow.


all together now!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mx96NLBAahk



  #88   Report Post  
Old May 28th 20, 08:37 PM posted to uk.transport.london
external usenet poster
 
First recorded activity at LondonBanter: Jun 2016
Posts: 110
Default Coronavirus: TfL reveals 20 busiest Tube and train stations 'to avoid'

In article , Basil Jet
writes
It is obvious that wearing a mask makes the
wearer safer.. it would defy the laws of physics if it didn't,


Rubbish.

Assuming it's the typical mask that the public buys, the virus sticks to
the outside of the mask and then has time to migrate in. But it doesn't
fly off after it's migrated out. Which is why it protects others but not
you.

(My source is a senior researcher on influenza and Covid-19 at the CDC
in Atlanta. I'll believe him any day.)

--
Clive D.W. Feather
  #89   Report Post  
Old May 28th 20, 09:41 PM posted to uk.transport.london
external usenet poster
 
First recorded activity at LondonBanter: Jul 2019
Posts: 581
Default Coronavirus: TfL reveals 20 busiest Tube and trainstations 'to avoid'

Clive D.W. Feather wrote:
In article , Basil Jet
writes
It is obvious that wearing a mask makes the
wearer safer.. it would defy the laws of physics if it didn't,


Rubbish.

Assuming it's the typical mask that the public buys, the virus sticks to
the outside of the mask and then has time to migrate in. But it doesn't
fly off after it's migrated out. Which is why it protects others but not
you.

(My source is a senior researcher on influenza and Covid-19 at the CDC
in Atlanta. I'll believe him any day.)


Yes, that makes sense. I think cheap masks also don't fit well enough to
protect the wearer.

  #90   Report Post  
Old May 29th 20, 04:14 PM posted to uk.transport.london
external usenet poster
 
First recorded activity at LondonBanter: Sep 2014
Posts: 1,305
Default Coronavirus: TfL reveals 20 busiest Tube and train stations 'toavoid'

On 28/05/2020 21:37, Clive D.W. Feather wrote:
In article , Basil Jet
writes
It is obvious that wearing a mask makes the
wearer safer.. it would defy the laws of physics if it didn't,


Rubbish.

Assuming it's the typical mask that the public buys, the virus sticks to
the outside of the mask and then has time to migrate in. But it doesn't
fly off after it's migrated out. Which is why it protects others but not
you.

(My source is a senior researcher on influenza and Covid-19 at the CDC
in Atlanta. I'll believe him any day.)


Do you really believe that a single virus landing on the outside of a
mask has a 100% chance of migrating in and infecting the wearer, so
there is 0% chance that the mask could save the wearer?

--
Basil Jet recently enjoyed listening to
Blue Aeroplanes - Fruit (Live 1983-1995)


Reply
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules

Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Coronavirus case attended UK Bus Summit in Westminster Basil Jet[_4_] London Transport 3 February 15th 20 03:32 PM
6 Thameslink services to avoid after March 2009 Sky Rider London Transport 0 October 31st 08 04:53 PM
AVOID BA AND HEATHROW AND KEEP YOUR LUGGAGE SB London Transport 0 July 12th 08 09:04 AM
How to avoid fair evasion David Howdon London Transport 8 May 14th 07 10:44 PM
Take a Holiday and avoid train problems. CJG London Transport 0 August 27th 03 09:47 PM


All times are GMT. The time now is 02:10 PM.

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2020 London Banter.
The comments are property of their posters.
 

About Us

"It's about London Transport"

 

Copyright © 2017