Thursday, January 24, 2019

Measles Outbreak in Oregon

Looks like our know-nothing friends who oppose vaccines are paying a price in Oregon.The Salt Lake Tribune reported:

A quickly escalating measles outbreak around Portland, Oregon, has led health officials in nearby Clark County, Washington, to declare a public health emergency as they warn that people infected with the highly contagious virus since the beginning of the year have visited schools and churches, a dentist’s office, an Amazon locker pickup station, a Costco, and an Ikea....

At the beginning of last week, there were only a handful of confirmed cases. On Friday, the day the emergency was declared, there were 19. By Sunday, that number had grown to 21. The latest update came Tuesday, when county officials said they had confirmed 23 cases and were investigating two more suspected cases. The vast majority of those who have fallen ill had not been immunized...

State data shows that 7.9 percent of children in Clark County were exempted in the 2017-18 school year from vaccines required for kindergarten entry, which includes the two-dose course for measles that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says is 97 percent effective. Only 1.2 percent of the children had a medical dispensation, meaning that nearly 7 percent were not immunized for personal or religious reasons. Nationally, about 2 percent of children went without required immunization for nonmedical reasons....  Rest of article.

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Anonymous said...

They are likely all trumptards. The ignorance in this country is growing at an alarming rate.

Anonymous said...

Did any of the unvaxxed kids that got infected with measles have autism or gender dysphoria? And are they now naturally immune to measles? Checkmate pro-vaxxers!

The survivors are now stronger than their vaxxed peers and their superior genetics will make the human race stronger.

Anonymous said...

It’s hard to imagine that a president of the United States could peddle this dangerous garbage. He literally has the blood of children on his hands.

Anonymous said...

What does Trump have to do with anti vaccine morons?

Anonymous said...

11:17 Your ignorance was quickly displayed.

Anonymous said...

Trump has repeatedly and falsely claimed there is a link between vaccines and autism.

Anonymous said...

Where is the outrage about the blood on the hands of the butchers at Planned Parenthood?

It is also well documented the numbers of illegal aliens infected with disease and parasites that make their way into the population due to the lack of border security.

The blood of dead children more on the hands of the traitors in the Democrat party.

Now you can abort the day before the due date. And if the child is born during the procedure, the infanticide is legal.

Anonymous said...

"Trumptards" get their children vaccinated. It's the far out liberals who don't vax.

Anonymous said...

Coming to the fondren and the belhaven soon....damn hippies!

Anonymous said...

The good news is that the far right’s crusade against science will eventually lead to survival of the fittest and we will all be much better off when they are gone. There will be a lot of innocent lives lost until then, but in the long term it is one of the few positive changes we can look forward to. I plan to offer thoughts and prayers to all the anti vaxxer climate change deniers out there when their own ignorance causes their demise.

Anonymous said...

@12:27 & 12:49, Here you go:

Anonymous said...

"Now you can abort the day before the due date " Where ? 16 weeks here in Mississippi - STOP with the misinformation (LIES)

Anonymous said...

12:40 I believe you removed the training wheels from your bicycle too early and must have fell and cracked your yoke.

Rod Knox said...

Which Ministry of Trooth broadcast that lie 12:40?

Anonymous said...

The right isn't at war with science. Scientists just decided follow the tax money offered by the Cultural Marxists in the Democrat party to enact radical social engineering.

Two genders is science, trans non-ninary gender fluid pronouns are social engineering.
Cyclical climate change based on Milankovitch Cycles is science, Anthropogenic Climate change using manipulated computer models is leftist religious belief.

The only war on science and reality is on the left.

Anonymous said...


Tell that to all the kids who aren't allowed to have peanut butter at school because one little mutant in the class will die if he even smells a tree nut.

Survival of the fittest would mean nobody accommodates that mutant and his genes are removed from the pool.

By the way, tree nut alert has been associated with bad batches of vaccine.

Anonymous said...

Only a truly sick person would refer to a child as a mutant. Get help.

Anonymous said...

Antivaxers are both left and right - both EXTREME left and right. It seemed to start with the extreme left in the northeast and northwest - of course the anti-vax crowd in Oregon is NO WAY right wing. However, in this state they are the extreme right led by Angela Hill with the freedom from vaccine bills.

Anonymous said...

I’m assuming that since you are attacking Senator Hill, you arie opposed to MS having the same exemptions that almost every other state has. I’m not an anti vaxxer, but why shouldn’t MS offer the same exemptions that other, more civilized states do?

Kingfish said...

Quite a few public health experts have said Mississippi has the best vaccine laws in the country. But of course, let's go screw it up.

You know, maybe that should happen. Maybe what needs to happen is for some kids to die after you have your way. We've grown soft and forgotten what biological scourges truly are. Reading old newspapers about pandemics and epidemics don't convey the same experience as actual experience. Maybe we need to experience some good ole fashioned death and paralysis before the lessons are taken to heart once again.

Anonymous said...

Angela Hill has never cared about science.

She is only motivated by votes.

Anonymous said...

The swimming lake at the zoo was closed due to polio. Vaccines won that battle.

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