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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 11/7/2001 3:40:51 PM EST
In todays Birmingham News (Wed. Nov. 7th) , page 10A , there was a story that I thought everyone might like to hear about if your local paper did not carry it. Story Quoted as follows : " WASHINGTON - The nations governors this week will receive copies of a proposed law , drafted at the behest of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta , that could give states immense new power to control their populations. In the event of a bioterrorist attack , public health officials would be able to close roads and airports , herd people into stadiums , and if necessary , quarantine entire infected cities. " I personally am glad to hear that the Gov. is not waiting around till its to late to plan for the worst case , but am a little lerry about giving away to the Federal Gov. the power that this entails. Also that part about "herding people into stadiums" does not sound like anywhere I want to be.
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I passed through Bham a few weeks ago and it seemed there was a dumbass plague infecting the interstate. Man I pity those of you that have to brave that I59-I65 split everyday! YIKES! Ma deuce on the hood for sure.
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Link Posted: 11/7/2001 4:21:00 PM EST
By admitting that you know what a blinker is you just told on yourself. You are either, a. a tourist. b. adopted from a higher form of life than a native Alabamian. (mississippian maybe) c. or don't really live in Aladambamma at all. Which is it? ;)
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