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tinrobot Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-05-05 12:13 AM
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2. I thought governments were stockpiling it
Rumsfeld owns lots of stock in the company that makes Tamiflu. He used to sit on the board.

You think THAT might be the reason governments are stockpiling it?

Perhaps?
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  -Report: Tamiflu is 'useless' for avian flu lovuian  Dec-05-05 12:07 AM   #0 
  - Including flu experts I take it?  Kagemusha   Dec-05-05 12:10 AM   #1 
  - I thought governments were stockpiling it  tinrobot   Dec-05-05 12:13 AM   #2 
  - Oh, he'd NEVER do a thing like that!!! (said with all due sarcasm!)  MADem   Dec-05-05 12:35 AM   #8 
  - It's Rumsfeld's turn to make some money.  mia   Dec-05-05 01:04 AM   #15 
  - Exactly why the administration is pushing the fear tactics!  mod mom   Dec-06-05 08:12 AM   #75 
  - Duct tape revisited  spotbird   Dec-05-05 02:03 PM   #57 
  - it's being stockpiled only because rumsfeld has a  merwin   Dec-05-05 12:21 AM   #3 
  - well if one eats bats in that area one  madrchsod   Dec-05-05 12:41 AM   #12 
     - Yet another reason why I avoid eating bats...  merwin   Dec-05-05 08:55 AM   #41 
        - Darn, I'll have to revert back to eating scorpions  MadisonProgressive   Dec-05-05 02:13 PM   #58 
           - The pointy bits are the best part  merwin   Dec-05-05 03:17 PM   #62 
  - I have a problem with infor from a third world nation  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 12:22 AM   #4 
     - Not chicken soup--KIM CHI!!!! (BBC, a fairly reliable source, too!)  MADem   Dec-05-05 12:39 AM   #11 
     - MMMMM Kim Chi  formercia   Dec-05-05 12:34 PM   #45 
     - Not if everyone partakes!!!  MADem   Dec-05-05 12:40 PM   #46 
        - I love it too.  formercia   Dec-05-05 03:58 PM   #63 
     - SauerKraut works wonders too!  MadisonProgressive   Dec-05-05 02:13 PM   #59 
     - This is the final paragraph of the article WHO answers with  lovuian   Dec-05-05 01:14 AM   #16 
     - that is the whole taco  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 01:44 AM   #18 
        - Your right thats the whole enchilada!!! But even the rich may not  lovuian   Dec-05-05 01:49 AM   #19 
           - of course,.  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 01:54 AM   #20 
              - time to bring our troops home  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 01:57 AM   #21 
              - Well if they did get it would be told about it!!!  lovuian   Dec-05-05 02:02 AM   #23 
              - When this gets out Roche's stock is going down!!!  lovuian   Dec-05-05 01:44 PM   #54 
     - Vietnam has been dealing with Avian Flu for quite some time, and their....  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 02:02 AM   #22 
     - Words of Wisdom Media Lies Words of wisdom!!!  lovuian   Dec-05-05 02:04 AM   #24 
     - Like I mentioned in another post- you're misinforming people  depakid   Dec-06-05 11:50 AM   #78 
        - LOL. You don't have any idea what you're talking about...  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-06-05 01:33 PM   #79 
           - I think I'll stick with empirical science  depakid   Dec-06-05 03:22 PM   #81 
     - Vietnam may be third world but, they are very sophisticated.  OregonBlue   Dec-05-05 09:17 AM   #42 
  - It didn't help my wife when she had the normal 'flu, either...  rooboy   Dec-05-05 12:23 AM   #5 
  - I think that is key ...  etherealtruth   Dec-05-05 06:09 AM   #33 
  - That's NOT what the peer reviewed research says  depakid   Dec-05-05 12:24 AM   #6 
  - This is the biggest farce and Tamiflu has made Roche a  lovuian   Dec-05-05 12:26 AM   #7 
  - not a farce..  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 12:38 AM   #10 
  - it is a bio threat-to chickens.  madrchsod   Dec-05-05 12:46 AM   #13 
  - Try reading some real science  depakid   Dec-05-05 02:49 AM   #29 
     - So it's "active" against avain flu?  stickdog   Dec-05-05 06:08 PM   #72 
  - tamiflu has no effect on the "bird flu"  madrchsod   Dec-05-05 12:38 AM   #9 
  - it's the home grown birds  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 12:57 AM   #14 
     - The Avian Flu will not become a pandemic until it achieves the....  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 02:18 AM   #25 
        - Given that millions are without health insurance in this country  KitchenWitch   Dec-05-05 02:23 AM   #26 
        - Yep....no doubt about that. Especially since we have so many....  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 07:58 AM   #35 
           - No Kidding about the Stephen King novel  KitchenWitch   Dec-05-05 01:57 PM   #56 
        - it not weather it can..  tsetaerg   Dec-05-05 02:25 AM   #27 
  - I think Japan is using this like crazy for the avian flu also  barb162   Dec-05-05 01:43 AM   #17 
  - Japan is one of the biggest consumers of Tamiflu over the last....  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 08:10 AM   #38 
  - BullShit! Another BS article by "Big News Network"  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 02:31 AM   #28 
  - I agree that 'Big News Network' is a slightly annoying source  muriel_volestrangler   Dec-05-05 06:39 AM   #34 
  - Maybe, but if you look at the date of the BNN/UPI "articles" and the...  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 01:16 PM   #49 
     - No, I think your time zone explanation does fit  muriel_volestrangler   Dec-05-05 04:15 PM   #64 
        - You're probably right about the conspiracy question, but...  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 05:45 PM   #70 
  - You need to do more research on this subject...  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 08:13 AM   #39 
     - What!?! Are you saying that to me or the original poster?  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 12:30 PM   #44 
        - Why the apparent confusion? I replied directly to your post.  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 01:25 PM   #51 
           - Why then, the cryptic messages "Media_Lies_Daily"?  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 02:19 PM   #60 
              - Is the NYT trustworthy>??? Big News majority articles  lovuian   Dec-05-05 03:01 PM   #61 
              - My reply to this and your previous question is below.  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 04:41 PM   #67 
              - What "cryptic messages"? I thought I made myself pretty clear.  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-06-05 07:51 AM   #74 
  - Tamilu works great, when my Norwegian Blue Parrot got the flu ...  rfkrfk   Dec-05-05 02:51 AM   #30 
  - That flu was NOT the H5N1 Avian Flu variant. If it had been, you....  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 08:02 AM   #36 
  - He wasn't sick  AngryAmish   Dec-05-05 08:09 AM   #37 
     - What kind of talk is that?  Robb   Dec-05-05 08:27 AM   #40 
  - Tell taht to peer review  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-05-05 03:02 AM   #31 
  - put this in your test tube and grow it  libodem   Dec-05-05 03:17 AM   #32 
  - brought to you by the man  BareNakedLiberal   Dec-05-05 09:39 AM   #43 
  - 60 minutes did a report on some of the poor countries  Corgigal   Dec-05-05 12:46 PM   #47 
  - WhoooHooo...isn't this great?.....Unfriggin believable!!!!!!  goforit   Dec-05-05 12:54 PM   #48 
  - No No No NO NO Noooooooooooooooooooo! This is BS Dis-INFO!!!!  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 01:21 PM   #50 
  - No, it is NOT disinformation. Like I stated previously....  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-05-05 01:29 PM   #52 
  - Are you saying the United Press is not a good source???  lovuian   Dec-05-05 01:38 PM   #53 
     - Helen Thomas quit UPI, in disgust. She had been with them for years nt  MADem   Dec-05-05 04:16 PM   #65 
     - No United Press is NOT a good source anymore. I hasn't been...  Up2Late   Dec-05-05 04:27 PM   #66 
        - Up2 late we are definitely on the same page... Great research  lovuian   Dec-05-05 04:49 PM   #69 
  - Is it just coincidence this is all happening under Boy Bush?  reprobate   Dec-05-05 01:46 PM   #55 
  - I hope all of the hoarding hoglets are reading this.  Maddy McCall   Dec-05-05 04:43 PM   #68 
  - Actually, it is good for five years  Mojorabbit   Dec-06-05 12:05 AM   #73 
     - I'm sorry, but being protected by Tamiflu against the effects of any...  Media_Lies_Daily   Dec-06-05 08:18 AM   #76 
        - I am aware that tamiflu is not a vaccine  Mojorabbit   Dec-06-05 11:36 AM   #77 
  - Wow! Then stockpiling it would be truly Rumsfeldian! (nt)  stickdog   Dec-05-05 06:04 PM   #71 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-06-05 02:48 PM   #80 
 

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