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Doomed: TMZ reports that ‘Outbreak’ star ‘can’t stop Ebola this time’

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http://twitter.com/#!/TMZ/status/518838301986660353 Every media outlet is trying to find its own take on the news that a patient has been hospitalized with Ebola in Dallas. Give credit to TMZ.com, then, for finding a way to attach news of the Ebola diagnosis to the entertainment industry. TMZ tracked down the “star” of the 1995 film “Outbreak” — […]

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

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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 […]

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These Conspiracy Theories About the Ebola Outbreak are Mind Bogglingly Odd.

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If these Ebola conspiracy theories seem pretty out there, that’s because they are. However, that didn’t stop people from coming up with them. Some say the deadly disease is a population control tool, a weapon of mass destruction, or even non-existent. In reality, none of these things are true, but that doesn’t make these theories […]

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‘You know it’s bad’: Obama cancels fundraising trip for Ebola meetings

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http://twitter.com/#!/TheRightWingM/status/522420723046838273 It MUST be serious you guys: WH just announced Pres Obama is scrubbing his political travel today to NJ and CT to hold Cabinet level meeting on Ebola response. — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) October 15, 2014 MORE: Obama is cancelling political travel to meet with his Cabinet on the Ebola outbreak: http://t.co/ueVQWh8wB1 — The […]

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What might prompt WH to ban flights from Ebola outbreak countries?

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http://twitter.com/#!/DNchef/status/517667098123051008 The Obama administration announced yesterday that there are currently no plans to restrict flights coming from countries where there has been an Ebola outbreak. Include National Review’s Jim Geraghty among those asking why there aren’t flight restrictions: Why Aren’t We Stopping Flights from Countries With Ebola? http://t.co/YhZyCQ84yk pic.twitter.com/kyVotnn557 — jimgeraghty (@jimgeraghty) October 2, 2014 […]

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

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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 […]

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Attkisson: It may already be too late to prevent Ebola outbreak in the US

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http://twitter.com/#!/SharylAttkisson/status/521283238044909569 Unlike Donna Brazile, investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson is worried about Ebola. And with good reason. This case alone is overwhelming health officials and the hospital, according to officials. Hard to imagine how a spread will be handled. — Sharyl Attkisson (@SharylAttkisson) October 12, 2014 Experts: the biggest advantage we had in protecting Americans from Ebola […]

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

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I really wish Republicans would stop politicizing Ebola. https://t.co/nX483nsAIq — John Ekdahl (@JohnEkdahl) October 17, 2014 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. […]

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