Election Time Ebola Reality Check: CDC Admits Droplet and Doorknob Transmission

Sat, Oct 25, 2014 - 3:00pm

That's right. Ebola can be transmitted by sneezes and doorknobs.

I simply don't get the people who are downplaying Ebola. On the one side, we have fringe conspiracy theorists who charge that the Satanic sociopaths in charge want to depopulate the planet, yet are faking the Ebola threat for some bizarre reason. On the other, we have what appear to be Democratic operatives flooding news comment sections making fun of anyone who is concerned about Ebola. (Never mind certain politicians!)

The fact that Governors Cuomo and Christie are now quarantining incoming high-risk travelers from Ebola countries in defiance of Obama tells me things are very serious.

How about we look at a very garden-variety conspiracy theory along with basic human nature? I charge:

1) Ebola caught the Obama administration with their pants down.
2) They cannot limit travel without acknowledging that the Southern border needs to be closed.
3) They need illegal votes to win.
4) They are filled with hubris and arrogance.

Please don't try to tell me that Cuomo and Christie are in on some plot to implement martial law. If that were the agenda, Obama would have cracked down more himself already. No, the agenda is to win elections no matter what the cost. The "conspiracy" is to hide the extent of the Ebola threat for political reasons.

Don't get me wrong. I am concerned when mandatory quarantines for incoming travelers are implemented, but given that Ebola is very dangerous, and even medical professionals are being very cavalier about self-quarantine, what choice do we have? Would it lead to more freedom if we just let high-risk people run amok and start a pandemic? There is no liberty in death.

What really boggles the mind are the fringe conspiracy theorists posting "EBOLA IS A HOAX!!" YouTube videos where they make fun of people dying in Africa while giggling maniacally like a pedophile serial killer. Claiming that little boys dying in the street are "crisis actors," or men with their pants off due to explosive diarrhea are faking it, makes you look like a callous idiot. At the same time, you claim the Powers That Be are trying to kill everyone...by faking an outbreak. I don't know if you are just plain stupid, crazy, or a disinfo agent, but get a grip on reality.

I've also seen a lot of smarmy commenters claiming that hysteria over Ebola is more dangerous than Ebola itself. Really? How about denying reality due to your normalcy bias is dangerous? Or living in a fantasy world where no news is actually real and everything is a hoax? That might be dangerous too.

So what to do about this? Excuse me for getting partisan here, but I'm going to agree with Michael Savage (Stop the Coming Civil War: My Savage Truth) that we have to start by kicking all the Democrats out of office (since, depending on your view, they are either taken over by "communists" or the "New World Order"). Then once they are out, make a perpetual stink with your elected officials in Town Halls and remove the RINOs in office. This is in no way an endorsement of the GOP. It's simply an acknowledgement that one party has become extremely dangerous to the point of insanity and needs to get its collective ass kicked to the curb.

So please don't tell me that voting doesn't matter, or that both parties are exactly the same. Read between the lines. Clearly one party here is working overtime on the misinformation and the lies. Clearly one party is trying to bring in a whole swath of new voters using amnesty. If your vote didn't matter, why would they need to do that? In the least, you need to send a strong message to the Obama administration that you are fed up with their lies.

Hold your nose and do what progressive Democrats do: Vote for the "lesser of two evils." If you cannot vote for the Republican, because he's a total tool like Boehner, consider voting for the Libertarian. This will still send a message.

Remember that when you vote - and please vote - in November, your very life may be at stake.

PS My opinion is mine and mine alone and is not necessarily the opinion of anyone else associated with TF Metals Report.

PPS If you post comments on my article encouraging people to stay home and "don't bother" - in other words, if you spread "give up you can't win" propaganda on my piece, you are forewarned that I may moderate. I am sick of people telling others to give up and not fight. You are part of the problem.

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Oct 25, 2014 - 6:42pm

@ Putin

Link would be nice. :-)

Oct 25, 2014 - 7:04pm

I Know What Ebola Is

But Who The Heck Is Kim Kardashian?? Plus I would rather have a blond or red head. Keep Stacking

Oct 25, 2014 - 7:16pm
Wealth Watchman
Oct 25, 2014 - 9:04pm

Ebola and the DJIA

Interesting thoughts.

Let's see if the Ebola thing keeps having fairly strong, negative Dow Jones correlation, as far as algos are concerned.

Here's a few new squibs this week, at the HQ:

D.C. and London are all wet when it comes to Russia, thus far.

Moscow has its keen eyes on future railway technology, in a monumental way.

Is justice dead? Or will it come unlooked for from non-governmental forces?


Putin DeSafe
Oct 25, 2014 - 9:44pm


Quick look took me to Mt Isa Mining Technology .com

"A blast furnace converts sintered lead-silver concentrate to lead-silver bullion for subsequent refining at the Northfleet refinery in the UK. Zinc concentrates are currently exported and low-grade middling concentrates go mainly to Imperial Smelting Process plants." I originally heard it was Broken Hill but i would not be surprised if they all use Northfleet.

HappyNowPutin DeSafe
Oct 25, 2014 - 10:25pm

Putin if your post was about

Putin if your post was about the reduced production of lead and then linking it to silver then yes I recall your post and it did carry implications. Thanks for your insight.

Would like to know why the First Majestic thread was pulled. It could have provided foundation for a solid discussion about the real price of production as well as the situation regarding supply and demand.....your post was a contribution in that direction.

Also a bummer that your first post ever after lurking since Watchtower gets yanked!

Oct 25, 2014 - 10:47pm


Look around, and think. Where does reality end/begin?

Mr. Fix
Oct 25, 2014 - 11:27pm

If elections still mattered, they would be illegal.

It's ALL a hoax.

Due to the PPS, I have no further comment.

Oct 25, 2014 - 11:28pm

You're going to moderate

You're going to moderate if someone spreads the word to not vote? Did I read that correctly? After all the topics and opinions that have been discussed on this site without moderation, you're not going to let someone express the opinion that voting is a pointless waste? After the polarizing zingers you've published here? When your current government continues to cover up the previous government's role in 911? Our governments have killed tens of thousands in Afghanistan, a million or so in Iraq, tens of thousands in Libya, now we're all ganging up on Iraq (again) and Syria? Blue-gloved fat unemployable losers are sticking their hands down our pants because we have the unmitigated temerity to visit the USA? Because 911? Obviously the right and left are on the same team Stephanie. No reason to blow a gasket on my American brethren who are calling "Bullsheet!" on all of this and refusing to vote. Perhaps they felt defeated in the last two presidential elections when over 50 precincts in Philly got zero votes for the righty. Zero. Any statisticians in the crowd? https://www.cbsnews.com/news/romney-earned-zero-votes-in-some-urban-prec... Y'all do what you want. But where I live, we have a municipal election this week. I have two close friends running. I've spent months campaigning to get over a third the candidates to agree to stop water fluoridation. And no way in hell am I casting a vote, because up here in Canada, it's complete f'ing bullsheet at the municipal, provincial, and federal levels.

Spartacus Rex
Oct 25, 2014 - 11:52pm

@ 57Goldtop & Mr. Fix

Elections DO MATTER!

Ergo, why all the efforts made to "fix" same via diebold (*), switching/ditching ballots etc..

(* Thus why it is important for people to insist on paper ballots)

Anyone who is clueless enough to buy into that B.S. "it is useless to resist us" (ie vote)

rather than get off of their collective a**ses, and exercise their God given right (and defended by countless Americans who paid the ultimate sacrifice to preserve that right) to vote & throw all of the bums out, even if it means voting to put the local, honest dogcatcher, who at least cares about his neighbors, into Congress, and yet instead chooses to swallow the nihilistic tripe of not voting, thereby increasing the odds and power of the pathetic sh*t bricks taking complete control over offices and agencies which can make everyone's life a living hell, has no right whatsoever to complain in that case, and should simply STFU, until they graciously do the rest of us the favor of dropping dead!

Cheers, S. Rex

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