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Can the Ebola Outbreak Improve the PVR Law?

As Facebook newsfeeds are flooded with statuses about how, "More people have been married to Kim Kardashian than have Ebola in the US," it would seem sensibility has prevailed over mass World War Z Zombie panic, as I like to call it.  (Side note-WWZ is a great book to read about the mindset behind international disease epidemics.) Although the U.S. population has cooled down in their panic about the few diagnosed patients on the mainland, the disease is still very real in countrie… [Read More]

What’s Behind the Ebola Mania? Could it be We Like the Panic?

Unless you've been living under a rock (and probably even if you havebeen living under a rock), you've heard we've got ourselves an Ebola issue on our hands in the United States. Please note that my choice of words is intentional. It's an "issue" not a "crisis," and it's certainly not an "outbreak" or "epidemic" (with only three cases of Ebola contracted on U.S. soil and only two cases contracted here, we are far, far away from having an outbreak of Ebola in this country). And how … [Read More]
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