My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

‘Competence!’ Here’s a sneak peek at the ‘new CDC Ebola protocols’ [photo]

, ,!/BigRMV/status/522461747723378688 So, it’s official: When it comes to dealing with Ebola, the CDC really doesn’t seem to have a clue. CDC now says maybe we need to re-examine Ebola protocols. But don’t worry, it’s all under control. — Brian Wilson (@BrianWilsonDC) October 14, 2014 because of lack of strict quarantine protocols, CDC now has to ask […]


Embarg-uh-oh! Did CDC try to hide new US Ebola case? Spoiler: It didn’t work

, , , ,!/AsheSchow/status/517053994196168704 Or can you? According to various media outlets, a patient in Dallas has been diagnosed with Ebola. That would make this patient the first confirmed case diagnosed in the U.S. CDC confirms Dallas patient has tested positive for Ebola. @CBSDFW — Andrea Lucia (@CBS11Andrea) September 30, 2014 CDC says this is the first case […]


CDC director: The impulse to isolate countries may worsen Ebola epidemic

, , , ,!/DrFriedenCDC/status/517369689413255168 Hot off the heels of his abysmal CNN interview yesterday, Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the CDC, tweeted that the U.S. shouldn’t isolate countries where Ebola is running rampant. Is he simply saying that U.S. military and aid workers should continue to work to contain the Ebola virus in Africa? Or, more ominously, is he signaling opposition to restrictions […]


‘Good luck’: Jedediah Bila spots fundamental CDC protocol flaw

, , ,!/gamurgis/status/522823041173041152 Tom Frieden, the director of the CDC, has been saying that he’s interested in finding where there may be flaws in Ebola protocol so they can be addressed. Fox News’ Jededia Bila found a big one: Gotta love any protocol that involves people being honest. In a world full of too many liars. Yeah, […]


Ron Fournier: Time for CDC to reconsider protocols — and talking points

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A health care worker in full protective gear following CDC guidelines gets #Ebola. Time to reconsider protocols — and talking points — Ron Fournier (@ron_fournier) October 12, 2014 He’s not the only one wondering about that. Would be an admission of failure re CDC's hubristic insistence any US hospital can treat #Ebola with their guidelines. […]


White House: ‘We are prepared to respond to Ebola’

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@CDCgov @CDCemergency who would be crazy enough to take that advice wow — Renegade Cowboy ⚓️ (@Rene_gadeCowboy) September 30, 2014 CBS News is reporting that the patient diagnosed with the Ebola virus in Texas moved to Dallas from Liberia just last week. #dfwnews city of #Dallas says man with confirmed case of #Ebola moved to […]