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CDC Director: Ebola Outbreak
‘Is Spiraling Out Of Control’

CBS Atlanta & Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 9/2/2014 9:55:22 PM

ATLANTA— The director for the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention says that the Ebola outbreak is going to get worse. Speaking to “CBS This Morning” following his trip to the West African countries dealing with the outbreak, Dr. Tom Frieden explained that they have to act now to try to get Ebola under control. “It is the world’s first Ebola epidemic and it is spiraling out of control. It’s bad now and it’s going to get worse in the very near future,” Frieden told CBS News. “There is still a window of opportunity to tamp it down, but that

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 9/2/2014 10:00:24 PM     (No. 9991136)

Meanwhile, the CDC spent $1.74 BILLION attacking soft drinks and trying to push soft drink taxes.

Yet another example of this horrendous President´s misguided stupidity and incompetence!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: stablemoney, 9/2/2014 10:19:26 PM     (No. 9991163)

I am tired of everyone telling me that every thing is bad, and it is going to get worse. The sun rises as well as sets.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: FLCracker, 9/2/2014 10:20:48 PM     (No. 9991166)

Well, here´s a thought to comtemplate.

The Hajj is 2-7 October.

How is that going to work out?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 9/2/2014 11:26:17 PM     (No. 9991264)

like alar..
like heterosexual AIDS..
like H1N1..
like Global Warming..

fool me once...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 9/2/2014 11:51:39 PM     (No. 9991283)

Did he mention closing the borders ? How about flights out of Africa ?

Be a part of the answer.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: anonymous, 9/2/2014 11:52:32 PM     (No. 9991284)

The CDC is a politicized body. It spins issues according to the dictates of the administration. The narrative is "we must give taxpayers´ money to those who are suffering in Africa". It did the same with AIDS.

Yes, there are people in Africa who are suffering...but shouldn´t Africa be responsible for Africa´s problems? How about getting rid of corrupt leaders?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Democracy First, 9/3/2014 12:34:04 AM     (No. 9991312)

Why do africans insist on eating monkeys? That is where ebola comes from. Stop all flights to africa for 2 months, then re-evaluate situation. Treat the sick on hospital ships kept OFFshore. Any one in contact w ebola victims must be quarantined for 30 days before being allowed to enter USA. Of course, our porous southern border is doing favors for no one but democrats.....

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Reply 8 - Posted by: miceal, 9/3/2014 2:28:46 AM     (No. 9991364)

Sorry, but I just DO NOT care.....

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Reply 9 - Posted by: FLCracker, 9/3/2014 8:50:32 AM     (No. 9991600)

#7, I may have gotten into the human population that way, but that´s not how it´s spreading.

It is now spread by human-to-human contact.

One reason to cook meat; it kills germs. The human gut is pretty good at killing germs, too.

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