Thursday, April 30, 2009
Subscribing to the great swine flu swindle
There was a great Guardian article in the Taipei Times this morning. Subscribing to the great swine flu swindle by Simon Jenkins says volumes about the way medicine is handled in this world of ours. The swine flu is definitely reminiscent of the SARS kerfuffle a few years back. The face masks, the heat scans at the airports and China trying to use the scare to get Taiwan a little more securely under her fat, hoary thumb.