From what I've read on line about it from various sources and the comments on those sites, the American (if not Global) population is so woefully
ignorant of the basics of medicine, quarantine and simple hygiene that no amount of education will ever fill the gap, not in a hundred years.
But as I've been saying for over a month now, the symptoms of Ebola are indecipherable from those of the seasonal flu and a lot of other bugs, which
means starting NOW (since school just started) and ramping up through the Thanksgiving Gotta Go Visit Gramma season, followed immediately by the
aptly-named BLACK FRIDAY, followed by a cheerfully encouraged by the retailers who will Die of Something Else if we don't all cooperate 'shopping
season' Tra La La La Deck the Halls, followed by once again getting on a plane, train, bus or in a crowded car with your loved ones and visiting
gramma, and the other gramma, etc... with all the little snotty nosed kids, and the college students, all swapping infective DNA samples, and all of
whom will go back to their respective petri dishes AKA schools in between...
By January between the bad bugs, and the Really Bad Bugs, and the hypochondriacs, the Emergency Rooms will be far past capacity, as will every
hospital in the country/world, the supplies will be running low and so will the willing employees, who right now are at skeleton crews everywhere you
Medical care is already a disaster, this is the Titanic combined with WWIII combined with an Alien Invasion, all by it's very own self. Or, it could
peter out and turn out to be something that can't hack Polar Vortexes, or Droughts, or Midterm Elections, even.
49281110pmFridayf28Fri, 03 Oct 2014 23:28:49 -0500America/Chicago by signalfire because: (no reason given)