Friday, May 1st, 2009


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From ABC News, Friday, May 1, 2009: “Overreaction? Will Swine Flu Become a Run-of-the-Mill Outbreak? More Schools Continue to Close, Even if They Don’t Have Confirmed Cases of Flu” “President Obama said today that while the United States is still preparing for the worst in the wake of the swine flu scare, the outbreak could end up falling short of a pandemic and run its course just “like ordinary flus” that pass through the country every winter. “I’m optimistic that we’re going to be able to manage this effectively,” ObamaRead More