Madagascar Plague Update and Canned Reporting

Madagascar Plague Update and Canned Reporting Madagascar plague outbreak was in the news for a few weeks, but recently, no longer in headlines…at least from those I’ve been reading. So, decided to check out the situation by researching online at the World Health Organization [WHO]. Here’s a short update: On November 25, 2017 the “containment” […]

Pandering Pandemics

Pandering Pandemics Did you know there is now a “pandemic bond”of interest to certain “investors, asset managers, pension funds and endowments”? Is the bond pandering pandemics in any way? Appears to me the “pandemic bond” is an ideal solution for raising funds to handle epidemics and pandemics, but it also appears to be a potential […]

CO2 Hoopla

CO2 Hoopla If you’re aware of global warming, or should I say ‘climate change’ than you’ve been bombarded by the hoopla of CO2 . . . you know, the consequences of its overabundance. So I found all the hoopla to be ironic when reading a June 21, 2017 article about a “long-term” (”decade-long”) experiment in […]

Questioning Small Ball Explosions

Say I packed a small plastic ball with cow dung and rigged it to detonate upon non-careful handling, then placed the ball in a shopping bag behind a statue in a public area. A stranger finds the bag, opens it, and gets dung splattered and ball fragment riddled causing an eye injury. Would you say […]

Questioning Accidental Crossfire

Questioning Accidental Crossfire On June 10, 2017, read this article and it had me questioning how deaths and wounds resulted from a crossfire “accident”, especially since the gunfire was not from opposing forces. If you read the article, did a concurring question arise? I’d like to see further coverage on this incident and the police […]