‘Listens to Dr. Dre’: These #RonKlainQualifications boost new Ebola Czar’s cred

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http://twitter.com/#!/barbarianlogic/status/523217312124796928 At first glance, you might be wondering what makes Ronald Klain a good choice for Ebola Czar. After all, the man’s background is in partisan hackery, not medicine. But, as it turns out, he’s actually got a lot going for him. @TheMorningSpew kicked things off: #RonKlainQualifications Worked for an idiot once, and can work […]

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Predictable: Joan Walsh blames Right’s ‘anti-government mania’ for Ebola

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http://twitter.com/#!/TroyDean5/status/521687341807972355 Joan Walsh is trying to blame Republicans for Ebola…. Wtf? — Connor (@cread15) October 13, 2014 The NIH director has blamed budget cuts for the lack of an Ebola vaccine, and Donna Brazile has blamed the GOP for Ebola. Not to be outdone, Salon’s Joan Walsh blames the Right and smaller government conservatives for […]

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If you thought the Ebola Czar idea couldn’t get worse, it can … like THIS

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http://twitter.com/#!/charliespiering/status/523165915987202049 Waah! Stop picking on them, guys. Well, yes RT @charliespiering: Josh Earnest hints that some Repubs and pundits are calling Klain a Czar as if it was a “derogatory” term — Michele Frost (@michelelfrost) October 17, 2014 Heh. Ouchy White House Whiner feelings aside, what about Klain himself? @charliespiering It's the Klain part that […]

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David Axelrod chides media for ‘having feverishly beaten the Ebola drum’

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http://twitter.com/#!/davidaxelrod/status/523453097906298880 Actually, from the beginning it’s been the U.S. Government and not the media that has done everything possible to stem “unwarranted” panic over the presence of Ebola in the United States; check out any of the nonsensical press conferences by CDC Director Thomas Frieden. Of course, some media outlets — Vox, for instance — […]

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Slate editor: It’s too bad many of the docs fighting Ebola are missionaries

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http://twitter.com/#!/laurahelmuth/status/517674493477523457 Christian missionaries such as Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol, a nurse, have been risking their lives to provide medical care to West Africans with Ebola.  In the eyes of Slate editor Laura Helmuth, it’s “kind of disturbing.” The author of the linked Slate article — Brian Palmer — acknowledges that missionary doctors don’t personally profit from what they do. In […]

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‘A little late?’: CDC to issue ‘more stringent’ guidelines ‘soon’

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http://twitter.com/#!/drkops/status/523903130912948224 After failing to control Ebola, the gang who said they knew how to control Ebola is now coming out with more stringent guidelines for how to control Ebola. So rest easy. Everything is under control. Dr. Anthony Fauci of NIAID says the new CDC Ebola guidelines will be "much more stringent:" http://t.co/ZI13Ix2rMf — CBS News […]

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Report: ‘Hero’ Ebola doctor lied to the NYPD; Said he’d ‘self quarantined’

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http://twitter.com/#!/flakjack3t/status/527397276634079233 If this report in the New York Post is true, then it’s a potential bombshell that’s certain to add to the ongoing quarantine/not-quarantine debate. The “hero” doctor getting treated for Ebola in NYC is alleged to have lied to the cops about his travels: Ebola doctor lied about his NYC travels: sources Dr. Craig Spencer […]

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Spanish authorities want to euthanize Ebola victim’s pet dog

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http://twitter.com/#!/zachlogan/status/519811160594743296 This story out of Spain is making news today: Meet Excalibur: Spanish officials want to euthanize him over fears that he could spread Ebola http://t.co/JJtu5Bn6Lg pic.twitter.com/RpxGlutBnQ — Wall Street Journal (@WSJ) October 7, 2014 With a petition that’s already reached 300,000 signatures to spare “Excalibur”: Petition opposing euthanasia order for #Ebola patient’s dog now […]

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