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by 69roadrunner
Mon May 18, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Corona Crazy
Replies: 43
Views: 862

Re: Corona Crazy

Then why did you?
by 69roadrunner
Mon May 18, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Customs clearance agent required ASAP
Replies: 11
Views: 764

Re: Customs clearance agent required ASAP

woodchuck wrote:I am trying to find out how to do that as the phone # I was provided is never answered.

Isn't there an office you can do to and talk to a body?
by 69roadrunner
Sun May 17, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Customs clearance agent required ASAP
Replies: 11
Views: 764

Re: Customs clearance agent required ASAP

Sorry, just wanted to point out you are asking the question in the wrong forum. Maybe try asking in "Expat Information"? Should get the most looks.
by 69roadrunner
Sun May 17, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Expat Information
Topic: Customs clearance agent required ASAP
Replies: 11
Views: 764

Re: Customs clearance agent required ASAP

This is a reply to an older 2015 post. I am having a difficult time with a package that may/should still be at customs. The package was shipped from the US & contains CBD oil (plus vitamins & TUMS). I was notified the package was being detained but no one ever answered the phone # provided....
by 69roadrunner
Fri May 08, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Corona Crazy
Replies: 43
Views: 862

Re: Corona Crazy

Don't forget those that spend years memorizing a few lines, singing and dancing, shuckin' and jivin', threatening to leave the US like Cher, Robert De Niro, Madonna and the other Hollywood elites. If I had a S/. 10 note everytime I heard someone threaten to leave the US if (Bush, Obama, Clinton, Tr...
by 69roadrunner
Fri May 08, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Corona Crazy
Replies: 43
Views: 862

Re: Corona Crazy

Alan wrote:
noclevername wrote: IF COVID-19 is just the flu, and IF flu vaccinations are bad, THEN vaccinations against COVID-19 are also bad.
Stop! Facts and logic do not concern us here


Boy you sure got that right. With all these draconian measures and economies shut down it is like throwing the baby out with the bath water.
by 69roadrunner
Thu May 07, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Challenging The Tyrants
Replies: 1
Views: 76

Challenging The Tyrants

A woman in the US challenged her denile of not being able to work and feed her children. The movement is growing, she is not alone. A little side note, a Go Fund Me account was started in support of her, so far in less than a week more than $500,000 has been raised. How much more can the people take...
by 69roadrunner
Wed May 06, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Corona Crazy
Replies: 43
Views: 862

Re: Corona Crazy

noclevername wrote:Guy on the internet: "Bullshit"

I was wondering........is he talking about you or himself?
by 69roadrunner
Wed May 06, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Corona Crazy
Replies: 43
Views: 862

Re: Corona Crazy

Don't forget those that spend years memorizing a few lines, singing and dancing, shuckin' and jivin', threatening to leave the US like Cher, Robert De Niro, Madonna and the other Hollywood elites.
by 69roadrunner
Fri May 01, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Discrimination against seniors
Replies: 27
Views: 439

Re: Discrimination against seniors

What is so complicated? All an ID is something with a name and a picture, says nothing about the one presenting it, unless of course the one identified on the ID is the one presenting it. Seems pretty simple to me.
by 69roadrunner
Fri May 01, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Discrimination against seniors
Replies: 27
Views: 439

Re: Discrimination against seniors

How could anyone possible know that unless the ID matches the one presenting it or else why even require an ID?
by 69roadrunner
Fri May 01, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Discrimination against seniors
Replies: 27
Views: 439

Re: Discrimination against seniors

Interesting topic. And if there was a law prohibiting the collection of medicines by a 3rd party by showing the recipient's ID you'd maybe have a point. But there isn't, so you don't. My wife often collects medicines for her parents this way, even from pharmacies in hospitals run by the government....
by 69roadrunner
Thu Apr 30, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Discrimination against seniors
Replies: 27
Views: 439

Re: Discrimination against seniors

What??????? That is not a direct quote??????? Maybe you should go back and read what YOU wrote.
by 69roadrunner
Thu Apr 30, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Discrimination against seniors
Replies: 27
Views: 439

Re: Discrimination against seniors

noclevername wrote:
There's no fraud being comitted since it's obvious no one is pretending to be somone they're not.

Obvious to who? Someone you never met in a store? Nope ain't gonna fly. Try again. What do you call presenting an Id that is not you.....hmmmmm? Tell us pray tell.
by 69roadrunner
Thu Apr 30, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Discrimination against seniors
Replies: 27
Views: 439

Re: Discrimination against seniors

A bit touchy are we? No one said it was your law.
by 69roadrunner
Thu Apr 30, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Discrimination against seniors
Replies: 27
Views: 439

Re: Discrimination against seniors

::woodchuck. my wife uses my id number all the time to get my discount at the pharmacy. i use hers at some places to take advantage of her discount. have her give it a try next time. a lot of places don't care who's number it is. tell them the name of your spouse while they're entering the number i...
by 69roadrunner
Thu Apr 30, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Discrimination against seniors
Replies: 27
Views: 439

Re: Discrimination against seniors

Or maybe not all over 60 have a wife. But why let those facts you're always so keen on get in the way of hyperbole.
by 69roadrunner
Thu Apr 30, 2020 8:53 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Discrimination against seniors
Replies: 27
Views: 439

Re: Discrimination against seniors

Yep, gerard, those are some really nice fellas I hope woodchuck gave them a nice thank you.
"Yer over 60, you MIGHT get sick. Now go home and starve to death". Really thoughtful folks.
by 69roadrunner
Tue Apr 28, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Corona Crazy
Replies: 43
Views: 862

Re: Corona Crazy

I think you misread the article. It is just more tyranny and denial Constitutional rights.
Maybe you see freedom in tyranny, who knows.
by 69roadrunner
Sat Apr 25, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Corona Crazy
Replies: 43
Views: 862

Re: Corona Crazy

Amazing the gullibility some people, just fake news.
https://nymag.com/intelligencer/2020/04 ... rters.html
by 69roadrunner
Wed Apr 22, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru: riot police block highway as people attempt to flee amid lockdown
Replies: 11
Views: 257

Re: Peru: riot police block highway as people attempt to flee amid lockdown

Yeah paranoid what America had built up for the last 3 years will be lost. Most of it has gone by the way. Paranoid the Man will use weapons against him for not cowering in place. So best to be armed, dang straight he is paranoid. Do you have any idea how many people recover after getting the cootie...
by 69roadrunner
Wed Apr 22, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru: riot police block highway as people attempt to flee amid lockdown
Replies: 11
Views: 257

Re: Peru: riot police block highway as people attempt to flee amid lockdown

Reminds me of a song from the '60s during many protests. Racism and forced servitude into the armed forces protests and others. For What It's Worth by Buffalo Springfield There's something happening here But what it is ain't exactly clear There's a man with a gun over there Telling me I got to bewar...
by 69roadrunner
Tue Apr 21, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Peru: riot police block highway as people attempt to flee amid lockdown
Replies: 11
Views: 257

Re: Peru: riot police block highway as people attempt to flee amid lockdown

And the people shall rise up and throw off the chains of tyranny. Thumb up Peru
by 69roadrunner
Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

What do these pics tell us?? Oh! The ones, blocking the free flow of Americans, all have jobs and will have jobs when this is all over. Forget the rest of you we got ours. Now go back home and cower. http://www.expatperu.com/expatforums/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=31907&p=159551&sid=ed33bb45f42...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Apr 20, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

Yeah I especially like the Jokes section. Sooo..... you are saying it is not voodoo science and hundreds of people, never proven, are wandering around spreading a virus killing people? Get real. Where is the proof of these mythical people wandering around killing people? By the way, you skirted my q...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Apr 20, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

Oh!! so now it is voodoo science. There are people wandering around that do not know, or anyone knows for that matter, that they have it and killing people willy nilly? How do you or anyone know they have it or not. Funny how people just love the Kool Aid. Anything that backs up their chicken little...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Apr 20, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

News flash, people die from the virus everyday but not because they do not follow the mandates. Most of my whole family and friends back in the US flaunt the mandates, are they dead? Any one of them? Nope. Even sick? Nope. Should I post Farcebook pages of them living life, freely? Why do you take jo...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Apr 20, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

Your agenda is to protect big business, well, let me tell you a truth Mr Big Business - you need people, living people - to spend money on the products of big business. It's no good when the customer base is dead. Ok that explains a lot where you are coming from. Big business bad. Government good. ...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Apr 19, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Tarapoto: Where to exchange money during quarantine
Replies: 2
Views: 128

Re: Tarapoto: Where to exchange money during quarantine

Will it be cootie free money after the lock down?
by 69roadrunner
Sun Apr 19, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

[ You said, "I see economies and businesses are really important in this capitalist world but you notice the places where most people are dying are the ones who want to flout and ignore the lock down." And where are the "ones who want to flout and ignore the lock down," pray tel...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Apr 19, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

Roadrunner must be absolutely delighted with his latest effort of sensitive shit-stirring. Maybe it's time for him to take a long walk on a short pier!! W. What's the beef? A little truth and sanity hurts? You bring neither. :roll: And you do? With your seemingly love of lock downs and other tyrann...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Apr 19, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

Well I guess you misunderstand the cold hard facts but don't let them get in the way. Deaths have been counted for months, the lock down has been 6 weeks. Well when this is over I hope your loved ones will have a job, a place to live, able to shop all the normal things to return to, after the tyran...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:44 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

Roadrunner must be absolutely delighted with his latest effort of sensitive shit-stirring. Maybe it's time for him to take a long walk on a short pier!! W. What's the beef? A little truth and sanity hurts? Sounds like your motto might be "If you don't like the message, shoot the messenger"...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Apr 18, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

Well I guess you misunderstand the cold hard facts but don't let them get in the way. Deaths have been counted for months, the lock down has been 6 weeks. Well when this is over I hope your loved ones will have a job, a place to live, able to shop all the normal things to return to, after the tyrant...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Apr 18, 2020 10:01 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

36000 Americans and 15000 Brits have died of this within a matter of weeks - what point does it have to get to, to be considered 'serious' :roll: More like a matter of months, no matter, never let cold hard facts get in the way. Anyway, you are asking the wrong person. I have a fat pension so, mone...
by 69roadrunner
Sat Apr 18, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

Well, roarunner used the comparison of crossing the road or dying in a road accident to coronavirus - not I - most people don't die in a road accident or when crossing the road Well, most people don't die from your deadly disease. In fact world wide only 156,114 people have died in a world populati...
by 69roadrunner
Fri Apr 17, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

No that is not the point "many more people would have become ill". The point is economies destroyed, lives destroyed, businesses destroyed, families destroyed. Could've, would've, should've or aliens have landed we have no way of knowing how much worse it could have been, do we. All we ha...
by 69roadrunner
Fri Apr 17, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Re: Where's The Beef?

In countries where draconian measures have been mandated, people have been forced to stay at home with threats of jail, domestic violence has escalated, businesses closed down never to reopen, economies destroyed. All for what? 1,300,000 infections worldwide? But isn't this the point? How many more...
by 69roadrunner
Tue Apr 14, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Where's The Beef?
Replies: 54
Views: 901

Where's The Beef?

Numbers have been bandied about and politics has entered weather or not this or that country is doing things right. I think we have lost sight of the greater point. In countries where draconian measures have been mandated, people have been forced to stay at home with threats of jail, domestic violen...
by 69roadrunner
Tue Apr 14, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico
Replies: 64
Views: 1448

Re: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico

You still can't even acknowledge the question if you are planning on fleeing Peru . How could he flee Peru even if he was planning to? No one is fleeing Peru at the moment. That statement reminds me of '60s and that days of protesting when the establishment would chant...."America, love it of ...
by 69roadrunner
Mon Apr 13, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico
Replies: 64
Views: 1448

Re: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico

So far we've not seen any cold hard numbers or facts that back up your claim that AMLO is taking the correct measures, but there're plenty of links to experts who say he's taking the wrong measures. Provide some links to back up your claims, or tell us how you've come to these conclusions and what ...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Apr 12, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico
Replies: 64
Views: 1448

Re: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico

gerard wrote: By your figures that makes the mortality rate about 6.4% in Mexico against 2.6% in Peru.

No figures needed, just cold hard facts and numbers.
by 69roadrunner
Sun Apr 12, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico
Replies: 64
Views: 1448

Re: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico

Just an estimate buddy. Like Joe Friday says The facts, just the facts. Which I have provided, no estimates facts. Face it, Mexico's got it wired.
by 69roadrunner
Sun Apr 12, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico
Replies: 64
Views: 1448

Re: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico

Peru 6,848 cases 208 cases per million That's a whopping 3874 more since yesterday Mexico 4,219 cases 33 cases per million That's a mere 1434 since yesterday. Keep in mind Mexico has 4 times the population as Peru. Quite a rise since yesterday for Peru. Despite the fact Peru has scared it citizens b...
by 69roadrunner
Sun Apr 12, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Coronavirus, Peru and the Positive Reaction of Peruvians vs Europe
Replies: 87
Views: 2074

Re: Coronavirus, Peru and the Positive Reaction of Peruvians vs Europe

Who needs a vaccine? According to you the food, such as ceviche and others and lock downs and masks will save Peru.
viewtopic.php?f=33&t=31864#p159381
by 69roadrunner
Sun Apr 12, 2020 12:32 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Americans say officials in Peru doused them in bleach after holding them in forced quarantine
Replies: 12
Views: 373

Re: Americans say officials in Peru doused them in bleach after holding them in forced quarantine

I must say I am honored you decided to you decided to converse with me. Does this mean you you took back your edict?
by 69roadrunner
Sat Apr 11, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico
Replies: 64
Views: 1448

Re: Coronavirus and the nothing-happens attitude of AMLO, President of Mexico

Mexico is still on Stage 2 While in Peru it is obligatory to use a Face Mask , the bad example shown by Amlo, is followed by a good portion of the Population. Minute 00:45 , People packed trying to buy fish and not even half of the population is using face mask. Some few of them are using the masks...
by 69roadrunner
Fri Apr 10, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Americans say officials in Peru doused them in bleach after holding them in forced quarantine
Replies: 12
Views: 373

Re: Americans say officials in Peru doused them in bleach after holding them in forced quarantine

[quote="windsportinperu"]We all are at the beginning of the sickness. Nobody really know what is the right procedure and what is the wrong procedure China has been bleaching all the Streets during months Connectitut an small State of USA of about 3,5 millions of people has more deaths (380...
by 69roadrunner
Fri Apr 10, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Expat Conversations
Topic: Americans say officials in Peru doused them in bleach after holding them in forced quarantine
Replies: 12
Views: 373

Re: Americans say officials in Peru doused them in bleach after holding them in forced quarantine

Yeah you are probably right. Good choice on your part. You don't want to touch this hornets nest again. But it does sound like you are saying I need some education. Educate me. However I will not let you dictate terms and by asking for promises. This is a forum to exchange ideas not a windsport dict...

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