When Michael Corleone was visiting Cuba during Godfather 2, he observed a rebel blow himself up and when asked what he thought it meant, replied, they can win!     The prevailing theory regarding the Islamic State (IS) or ISIL, ISIS, or Dash (same group, different acronyms) and their attacks on the West, is that ISIS is an end of days facilitator, and that in their demented and tortured minds,…
The following facts regarding Ebola were obtained from the website UptoDate.com. The material was pruned from the source in order to make it more readable to lay readers. With so much misinformation banded about, it is my hope that these facts will stem the tide of irrational fear.   The Ebola virus belongs to the Filovirus family of viruses. As such they are among the most virulent pathogens known. The…
  The Ebola epidemic is with us now. The failure to contain the Ebola outbreak in Africa has condemned the world to an epidemic and created a panicked desperation to contain it. It has also revealed how incompetent the US healthcare system is in managing such an infectious agent. Maybe now that its become a recognized danger, perhaps the world will get its house in order.   Medical teams are…