Tag Archives: Ebola

This shake fist-y photo montage captures Obama’s Ebola priorities

http://twitter.com/#!/KatMcKinley/status/517061815843299328 O-Bam! But would it even matter anyway? @KatMcKinley He doesn't even act interested when he does speak about anything now. — UltimateBatmanFan (@Kaliel2000) September 30, 2014 Yep. Plus, President Do-Nothing and Know-Nothing is always too busy, guys. Ebola pic.twitter.com/zcn7m8e5sr — Barbara McMahon (@southsalem) September 30, 2014 Laser-like. Focus. Related: So, some people noticed the most terrifying Ebola news … creepy CDC guy [photos] That one time CNN tweeted an Ebola photo and a case of snark broke out […]

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‘Send it to DC’: What’s to be done with the growing amount of Ebola waste?

http://twitter.com/#!/lheal/status/521764168366428160 While the CDC can’t seem to decide whether to blame a protocol breach for the spread of the Ebola virus to a nurse in Dallas, there’s another problem at hand: what to do with Ebola waste. Dr. Jeffrey Duchin, chairman of the public health committee for the Infections Disease Society of America, told FoxNews.com, “we have no solution on what to do with the huge amount of waste from the Ebola patients.” CDC protocols call for possibly […]

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Breaking: New Ebola patient in Dallas?

http://twitter.com/#!/MeaganMHarris/status/519922771216719874 BREAKING: City of Frisco says the man had symptoms of #Ebola and said he had contact with patient zero. — Meagan Harris (@MeaganMHarris) October 8, 2014 BREAKING: Also from the air we could see the ff's get in protective gear. #Frisco #Ebola — Meagan Harris (@MeaganMHarris) October 8, 2014 PHOTO: Firefighters set up an isolation tent inside an ambulance at the Frisco CareNow as a precaution. #ebola pic.twitter.com/7sJmEseBln — Ryan Wood (@RyanWoodDFW) October 8, 2014 Updates […]

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‘Racial stereotypes’: ThinkProgress compares reactions to Ebola & Mad Cow

http://twitter.com/#!/seanmdav/status/523171938160869376 Liberal website ThinkProgress had a piece yesterday on “The Ugly Racial Undertones In Our Panicked Response To Ebola.” Consider, for example, the “disproportionate” national response to the Ebola outbreak, as opposed to the relatively calm reaction to Britain’s outbreak of Mad Cow disease. “With Mad Cow disease (in Great Britain), you didn’t restrict travel; when you had bird flu in China you didn’t restrict travel,” Leo Mulbah, who heads up the Liberian Association of Metropolitan Atlanta, told […]

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See what NYT journo reports CDC is more fearful of than Ebola itself

http://twitter.com/#!/DavidWetherell/status/517823859975024640 But according to a New York Times reporter, the CDC is more fearful of “hysteria.” Woah, talked to brother-in-law at CDC who said agency's biggest fear is Ebola hysteria. Then I saw Drudge. Too late! pic.twitter.com/BM8otCzxHC — Jonathan Weisman (@jonathanweisman) October 4, 2014 Unreal. Trying to avoid hysteria and fear mongering is one thing but sugar coating and over promising is another, be real @CDCgov #Ebola — ☧ (@VinniLopes) October 2, 2014 Yep. Perhaps things like […]

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‘Never let a virus go to waste’: Rep. Steve Cohen turns to Ebola for help

http://twitter.com/#!/JohnEkdahl/status/523213288436674560 Right? It really is the worst. Oh, wait: If ebola comes to #tennessee our failure to have expanded #medicaid will cause much greater epidemic as uninsured wont get diagnosed early. — Steve Cohen (@RepCohen) October 17, 2014 Psssst! Rep. Steve Cohen is a Democrat. A stupid one, at that. I'm sorry, but what does medicaid have to do with someone going to the ER? https://t.co/rUkYvnYNEv @RepCohen — RB (@RBPundit) October 17, 2014 @RBPundit Answer: Not a damned […]

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