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Don’t worry, Ebola doesn’t pose a smidgen of risk to the US

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http://twitter.com/#!/YouGotBoned/status/496074781876162560 The White House retweeted a CDC info graphic about how difficult it is to catch the Ebola virus that is currently spreading rapidly in western Africa. http://twitter.com/#!/CDC_NCEZID/status/496048056224456704 Ebola doesn’t pose even a smidgen of risk in the United States. Trust us. If you like not being infected with Ebola, you can remain not being […]

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Kirstie Alley: Flight bans and quarantines would contain Ebola

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http://twitter.com/#!/kirstiealley/status/522364406760751104 So far, the Obama administration has chosen to not call for a flight ban from countries in West Africa where there are Ebola outbreaks. Actress Kirstie Alley wants to see quarantines and flight bans to help eliminate the further spread of the disease: Why is this a bad idea? Don't let airlines land in […]

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‘Competence!’ Here’s a sneak peek at the ‘new CDC Ebola protocols’ [photo]

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http://twitter.com/#!/BigRMV/status/522461747723378688 So, it’s official: When it comes to dealing with Ebola, the CDC really doesn’t seem to have a clue. CDC now says maybe we need to re-examine Ebola protocols. But don’t worry, it’s all under control. — Brian Wilson (@BrianWilsonDC) October 14, 2014 because of lack of strict quarantine protocols, CDC now has to ask […]

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Quarantined ‘hero’ Ebola aid worker planning to sue over her confinement

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http://twitter.com/#!/chelsea_elisa/status/526489548520710145 The latest news on Kaci Hickox, the nurse currently quarantined in New Jersey under new guidelines for those traveling to the United States after treating Ebola victims in Africa, will file a lawsuit challenging the legality of her confinement: Nurse under Ebola quarantine in NJ will sue over her confinement http://t.co/Rk2VSHlD4X — Huffington Post (@HuffingtonPost) […]

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Obama: Danger is low; Rand Paul: ‘We’ve gone from ignorant to obscene’

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http://twitter.com/#!/AmbassadorPower/status/522542907476422656 Twitchy reported earlier that the CDC cleared nurse Amber Vinson to fly despite having tended to Ebola patient Thomas Duncan and reporting that she had a fever.  ‘Wait. What?!?’: CDC cleared second Ebola infected nurse to fly despite fever. We’re not sure that exactly qualifies as “aggressive.” @AmbassadorPower @WhiteHouse bang up job so far — […]

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CDC Director: Go for a jog in the park during Ebola ‘quarantine’

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http://twitter.com/#!/JanetSparks/status/526832418943434752 We’re not sure if the CDC director is advising on quarantine protocols or writing his Match.com profile. Maybe long walks on the beach are a good “quarantine” activity as well. Asked what activities someone in voluntary quarantine could do, CDC director Frieden suggests “jogging in the park” to be acceptable. — Sarah Kliff (@sarahkliff) October 27, 2014 @sarahkliff […]

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Piers Morgan has a suggestion for Pres. Obama to put the nation at ease

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http://twitter.com/#!/piersmorgan/status/523124837120610304 As Twitchy has been reporting over the past few days, Piers Morgan has become a vocal critic of the Obama administration and we must say, it’s been delightful to watch. Morgan continues that onslaught with this zinger aimed at President Obama and CDC Director Dr. Frieden and their happy-talk on Ebola: Best way for […]

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Zuckerberg donates $25M to fight Ebola, buys a ‘chunk’ of Hawaii for $100M

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http://twitter.com/#!/JohnKerry/status/522033187875479552 Mark Zuckerberg gives $25 million to fight #Ebola http://t.co/5jZe1kPBQI #ksdk — KSDK NewsChannel 5 (@ksdknews) October 14, 2014 But is this really “leadership” or “crucial” to the fight against Ebola? He did just drop a whole lot more cash on this: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg buys chunk of Hawaii island for a casual $100million […]

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Michael Moore’s Texas-bashing Ebola stand-up act really coming along

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http://twitter.com/#!/BillyPotterJr/status/523570671495155712 Forget everything you’ve learned about the nurses who contracted Ebola while tending to Thomas Eric Duncan, the first patient to die of Ebola on U.S. soil. According to “Sicko” filmmaker Michael Moore, all you need to know is that Duncan was treated in Texas. Texas, people. And now for the further comedy stylings of […]

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