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TIL that the word “quarantine” comes from the 40-day period, or “quaranti giorni,” that ships were required to wait outside of the port Venice, Italy during the time of the Black Death (1346-53).
"In this post Ocasio-Cortez world everyone on my Facebook timeline who spent the last 2 years saying progressivism was racist is now a self righteous socialist but I don’t want to discourage them so I’m being petty here instead."