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Old 2020-03-29, 01:54   #5
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In My Own Galaxy!

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Originally Posted by retina View Post
It makes many unstated assumptions.

Not the least of which are:
That all people involved will cooperate without incident.
That the virus is fully understood in how it is exhibited, how it spreads and how immunity works against future mutations.
That there is some magical way to find and move everyone is each zone with ever missing even one person. In a place with millions of people how would that be possible?
That there are infinite resources available to implement it.

Exec summary: It is never gonna work. It's impractical.
It is also a terrifying hint of the sort of extreme regimentation and population controls which might be instigated under cover of a crisis.
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