Will I Get Ebola On The Subway? A Breathless Explainer

Ebola is spreading rapidly throughout America, as two nurses who helped a disease-stricken man in Dallas are generally reported to be doing okay and have not infected anyone else. And one doctor in New York has it. Clearly, this is a time for mass panic. You can get Ebola nowhere everywhere, and definitely not on… » 10/24/14 12:12pm 10/24/14 12:12pm

I Saw Firsthand How Nuts Airlines Are Getting With Ebola Fear

Yesterday I took a US Airways flight from Raleigh-Durham to Washington, DC to drive some Hellcats. So far so good, right? Across the aisle from me was a woman, from Boston, who was feeling a bit queasy. She asked the flight attendant for some club soda. They responded by trying to kick her off the plane. Any idea why? » 10/20/14 8:54pm 10/20/14 8:54pm

Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid Of The Ebola Virus Spreading In The U.S.

From Foxtrot Alpha: Ebola is deadly and can spread, but with precise prevention measures, the spread of the virus in America is extremely unlikely. The two Americans headed home will be able to get the best care available, and the factors leading to the spread in West Africa will not be in play here. » 8/02/14 12:44pm 8/02/14 12:44pm