"The administration has been saying over and over again, 'Oh, this is only transmitted through direct bodily fluids.' They make you think that this is like AIDS and not very contagious. And then in the next statement, they very quietly say, 'Oh, but if you're within three feet of someone, we call that direct contact.' Well I don't think Americans think standing within three feet of someone is direct contact," he said.
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They are downplaying this saying direct body fluid contact is the method of transmission, like AIDS.
However, apparently being within a certain distance of a cough is also direct contact.
Cognitive dissidence on the part of the government does little to placate the worried masses. This is now spreading in a similar manner to the flu, and thanks to Rand Paul, who btw, is a physician, for bringing this to the public attention.
Paul added 'I don't want to create panic' over Ebola, nor do I, but this info needs to be read and understood for what it is without obfuscation.
May God help us all.