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Old 07-05-2014, 04:30 PM   #51
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but the chance of it successfully spreading to other continents is quite low, it's relatively easy to quarantine, and outbreaks in Africa even more so (lack of roads in the areas with large outbreaks).
TBH rabies is far scarier.

And if you want to be really rational about it the flu is probably the one that you want to be most scared of.
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Old 07-05-2014, 04:36 PM   #52
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but the chance of it successfully spreading to other continents is quite low, it's relatively easy to quarantine, and outbreaks in Africa even more so (lack of roads in the areas with large outbreaks).
Yeah, it's actually so deadly that it burns itself out quickly. If it was a little less effective and killed people slower it would be far more dangerous because it could spread easier.
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Old 07-05-2014, 06:05 PM   #53
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And after thinking about this some, if it can be transmitted by sweat onto a surface, this might be transmissible on a contaminated toilet seat. Just something to think about when we are told repeatedly in the media how toilet seats are really safe to use if they look clean.

Cover or hover?
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I'd hit it except that the TP roll is backwards. Damn apathetic slobs.
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Old 07-05-2014, 06:09 PM   #54
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I'd hit it except that the TP roll is backwards. Damn apathetic slobs.
Yeah, there's no excuse for putting that roll on backwards.
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Old 07-05-2014, 06:17 PM   #55
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Yeah, there's no excuse for putting that roll on backwards.
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Old 07-05-2014, 06:19 PM   #56
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Yeah, there's no excuse for putting that roll on backwards.
I believe putting the roll on backwards is a sign of psychopathy.
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Old 07-05-2014, 07:17 PM   #57
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If you put it the other way, the cat will unroll it, retards. Duh.
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Old 07-05-2014, 08:17 PM   #58
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It's not worth panicking over, yet. The flu kills 250,000 to 500,000 every year. Malaria kills between 600,000 and 1.2 million.

The scary part about ebola is the high mortality rate. Where as the flu kills 10%, this thing kills 90%. There is no vaccine and no known treatment so far. Which is why the WHO and CDC are working aggressively to contain it.
Really, 10%?
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Casual Wiki search shows the worst fatality rate was 2% for the swine flu in the 1800s, same strain again in 2009 had .03%.
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http://news.msn.com/world/ebola-cris...ocid=ansnews11
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If you put it the other way, the cat will unroll it, retards. Duh.
Yep. Psychopathy.
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