Introduction: Media Makes A Mess
When a doctor returning from West Africa is diagnosed with Ebola in New York City, the media and government fail to handle the situation gracefully. (8:28):
How To Catch Ebola: Eating Vomit
Dr. Natalie Azar explains the conditions required to successfully transmit Ebola on MSNBC's "The Daily Rundown." (0:18)
Background On The Team Of Ebola Fear Mongers & Thier Aversion Or Inability To Understand Science
Fox News, Bill O Reilly & Rush Limbaugh (see links to past posts, below) - not to mention the rest of the media using fear to gain some viewers - have been scaring the pants off people using non-scientific facts about Ebola. It's like how they handle Climate Change, i.e. 'I am not a scientist' which means that they lack the ability to comprehend science no matter how many scientists try & explain it to them. John Oliver demonstrates:
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Climate Change Debate
A Look At Republican's "Science"
Rachel Maddow: Student tests negative for Ebola, quarantined anyway
Ryan Boyko, a Yale student quarantined by order of the state of Connecticut despite having tested negative for Ebola and having no symptoms of the disease, talks with Rachel Maddow about inconsistent and irrational Ebola quarantine rules in the U.S.
After Governors Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie impose a mandatory quarantine derided by the medical community as well as its first victim, the Governors shift positions.
Rachel Maddow describes the confusion over Ebola quarantine policy for people returning to the US from countries crisis with Ebola as state governors abandon science-based recommendations and scramble to appease irrational public fears.
Tracing The Source OF The Irrational Ebola Fears
Rush Limbaugh Mistakes & Smears On Czars - Past & Present
BILL O'REILLY & A BUNCH OF HIS ALLIES IN THE MEDIA DO AN EBOLA FEAR MONGERING CAMPAIGN
COMMENTARY ON BILL THE LIAR'S "WHY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT IS NOT PROTECTING AMERICA - OCT. 13, 2014"
COMMENTARY ON BILL'S "THE EBOLA FACTOR" - OCT. 16, 2014
COMMENTARY ON BILL'S OCT 15 TALKING POINTS & BASIC EBOLA CONTAINMENT PROCEDURES OUTLINED FOR TEXAS HOSPITALS
COMMENTARY ON BILL THE LIAR'S "LATEST ON THE EBOLA DEBACLE" FROM OCT 14, 2014
Video Showing How Obvious Bill O Reilly's Fear Mongering On Ebola Was:
Watch Stephen Colbert Make Fun Of Bill O Reilly's Ebola Fear Mogering By Acting Like Him IN A Satirical Manner...
Article: Scientists have sold their souls – and basic research – to business A devil's bargain struck by scientists with government has led to the downgrading of basic research
You’d never know we were Ebola free
As Dr. Craig Spencer is sent home from the hospital, today is officially “Victory from Ebola Day” in the U.S. But according to the media, you’d never know.
With the number of Ebola cases in the U.S. back at zero, Chris Hayes takes a look back at the media coverage.
Rachel Maddow reports that the school board that voted to tear out pages from the honors biology textbook to remove mentions of abortion has lost its tea party majority, leaving the censorship plan in question. ArizonaHonorsBiology.com remains, just in case.