Only six weeks - New York City

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What a difference only 42 days makes - from New York City's radio Station 1010 WINS - February 09, 2020:

Thousands show support for China, Wuhan at NYC Lunar New Year parade
Signs of support for the Chinese city at the center of a global virus outbreak marked floats at the Lunar New Year parade in Manhattan's Chinatown.

Brightly colored puppets made their way through the New York City streets Sunday in front of crowds of onlookers.

A banner on one float read "Support Wuhan! Let's fight the virus together!"

Another urged, "Wuhan stay strong."

The coronavirus outbreak that started in China in December has killed more than 800 people and infected more than 37,000 people around the world.

No cases have been identified in New York City.

Boy, that escalated quickly. And of course, everyone's favorite Senator was there:

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This guy has never held a real job in his life. Born in 1950, went to law school and on graduation, entered into "public service". He has never bucked hay. Never made payroll. Never washed dishes when the dishwasher didn't show up. Never owned a business. Never learned a useful skill. And yet, he thinks that he represents the people of America.

People like him are not the solution, they are very much the problem.

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