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    Toby Andrews

    Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 6:06 pm

    These experts you claim to have commenting on this forum? I hope you include me.
    an expert what you do not have to reveal, just as long as you class me as an expert.

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    Jason

    Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 6:45 pm

    Hi team at “The Tower of Babble” I wanted to comment on the story about the US and the UK requiring a pre flight Covid Test. I would have pointed the finger at these two countries until I found out that my own country (Australia) didn’t require returning Aussies to have a PCR test before they boarded the plane and came home!!!! It doesn’t take a virologist expert to work out that repatriating infected people is NOT a good idea!!! The city of Brisbane was locked down for three days because the UK variant (which is 70 % more transmissible) was imported and then transmitted locally. Wouldn’t it be a good idea to insist on a negative Covid test BEFORE people get on a plan?? If that sounds like common sense…guess what…it is!!!

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    Ynwaps

    Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 7:03 pm

    Sad Issan John didn’t make this round

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    norbert BUFFARD

    Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 8:41 am

    Bit strange, I have forwarded a comment about the Chinese vaccine but it is not shown anywhere

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      The Thaiger

      Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 11:16 am

      Where did you ‘forward’ it? You can post directly on here, under stories, under the YouTube videos or on the Facebook page. That’s the only three ways to comment.

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    D-Boy

    Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 8:22 pm

    Maybe for your Tower of Babble?

    Quarantine, Vaccine, Economy, etc, etc, etc. With all of the “proposals” we keep hearing about that prove to do nothing but create “Babble,” why isn’t any effort given to Self-Quarantine for the Retirement visa holders. The technology exists to monitor this program. It would have an immediate economic impact to the country. I have never heard this consideration. Can The Thaiger send this message?

    D-Boy

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