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As I keep getting angry message claiming this was deliberately quoted out-of-context (which it was not; I forgot what I thought, but I guess I just found Dr. Drosten's blunt #hyperbole mildly-interesting), I will now present an extra-extensive superset, longer towards BOTH ends.
[Dr. Drosten:] "We don't expect a vaccine before the #US, uh, #elections. Uhm, we have―
[Dr. Barker:] *laughs*
[Dr. Condit:] *laughs*
[Dr. Racaniello:] *grimaces*
[Dr. Drosten:] *laughs* "Well, we expect a #vaccine before the next GERMAN electionswhich (will be autumn next year)>
> *laughs heartily*
[Dr. Barker:] *laughs*
[Dr. Racaniello:] *laughs*
[Dr. Condit:] "So, I'm curious about the #NBA-vaccine. If you know any details: is it just ›spike‹, or does it have other antigens in it as well?
[Dr. Drosten:] "No, spike. This is a spike-based vaccine."
>
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dear @econbrkfst

i don't think i'm going to have the energy tonight to send you/GoogleImages

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The red pill and blue pill is a popular meme representing a choice between taking a "red pill" that reveals an unpleasant truth, and taking a "blue pill" to remain in blissful ignorance. from 1999 film The Matrix.

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Ohhhh.....
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Dave calls it "terrible reporting" but I'll DEFEND writer @kari_paul for summarizing the cybersecurity community's own #hyperbole.

Dave notes the story includes NO comments from "security researchers." Okay then, let's do a 7-part thread on THEIR #invectives toward Zoom!
2/7 We'll begin with @HackingDave himself. I wouldn't call him an "advocate" for Zoom but he DOES feel compelled to defend them from hyperbole. I've got zero complaints about his efforts.

This here might be the worst thing he's said about Zoom:
3/7 Let's move on to @hacks4pancakes. She's opined on Zoom's response to bug reports since 8 July 2019. She's expressed "sympathy" for Zoom yet pummeled them as well. Her adverbs & adjectives include
"woefully"
"utterly"
"disheartening"
...
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