It was the flu pandemic, and it swept the whole world wide…
And yes, I remember the 1976 swine flu vaccination debacle.
If only there had been Twitter in 1918.
By the way, this swine flu outbreak serves as another reason why studying evolution matters. Someone should tell Don McLeroy.
Oh, and via Yglesias, how sweet it is that Sen. Susan Collins of Maine made sure we didn’t waste any money on pandemic flu preparations in the Recovery Act. Which she’s not so proud of any more. Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York got in the act, too. For shame.
Here’s one sure way to get swine flu. Well, maybe.
OK, enough swine flu. How about some nude German hikers?
The Top 10 Sitcom Cameos Made By Other Sitcom Characters. Beware – your head may explode. Via Tubular.
A feminist perspective on the first 100 days.
Toby Keith acknowledges that he can hold a grudge. For some odd reason, this was considered newsworthy.
It may be possible to be stupider than Michelle Bachmann, but I don’t think it’s possible to be stupider than her and also be able to breathe unassisted.
Michael Steele: The First 100 Days.
Of course, by some measures, Obama’s first 100 days were an abysmal failure.
Congrats to Texas Monthly for the 2009 National Magazine Award for General Excellence!
You know, maybe I should start reading those software license agreements a bit more closely.
So how’s that Hispanic outreach going, Republicans?