Was created a flu virus with mortality and transmission extremely high. Obtained from experiments in mice, results from the combination of the avian influenza virus H5N1 and swine H1N1. A laboratory in Harbin, north-west China, “live” now a virus that, hopefully, will never get out of there: combines the strength of the lethal H5N1 avian flu outbreak of 2003, with ease of transmission of H1N1, responsible The 2009 flu. The [...]
By Paul Joseph Watson, Infowars.com
A new study has found that people who received a flu shot before the outbreak of the 2009 H1N1 pandemic were more likely to catch the swine flu virus, a startling discovery given the fact that experts have blamed the pharmaceutical industry for deliberately engineering the pandemic to make huge profits from vaccines.
“Researchers, led by Vancouver’s Dr. Danuta Skowronski, an influenza expert at the B.C. Centre [...]
Q. What is APHIS proposing?
A. APHIS is proposing to revise its definition of “retail pet store” to close a loophole that has in some cases threatened the health of pets sold sight unseen over the Internet and via phone- and mail-based businesses. Under the current definition of “retail pet store,” which was developed over 40 years ago and predates the Internet, some breeders selling pets are taking advantage of a [...]
Wednesday, February 28, 2012
Amid the controversy surrounding the potential release of heavily weaponized H5N1 bird flu, scientists are now reporting that they have found evidence of flu in bats, and state that the risk to humans is unclear. Being labeled as ‘bat flu’, the discovery marks the first documented report of a flu virus in winged mammals. For now, scientists have not been able to grow the virus and are unaware of how [...]
Thinking of taxes and state budget deficits?
Interative map on the NPR link below. Note that funding levels are affected by actuarial growth assumptions, with some states having fund growth rate assumptions that may be overly optimistic in light of the 3E realities.
Special caution states: Illinois and Kansas.
U.S. State Pension Funding Levels (February 18, 2010)
“State pension funding levels vary dramatically in the U.S. Several states have pension plans with high levels of funding or [...]