Air Force Academy caught pumping up h1n1 numbers

20 07 2009

[ from the excellent cryptome site ]

This morning the CDC announced infection numbers that are an utter and complete fantasy, and they have been now caught red handed lying to the public, and endangering public welfare for political gain.

Colorado for example had a minimum of 67 newly reported cases two weeks ago (and publicly reported by the Air Force early this week), but the CDC shows that they only increased by 9. So either the Air Force is completely lying, and the staff at the Air Force Academy is lying, or the CDC is lying. These numbers from the Air Force Academy outbreak provide an excellent ethical touchstone and control case as the Academy is somewhat isolated, the students are confined, in extremely good health (before becoming deathly ill), and the Air Force, and in turn the Air Force Academy has an ethical/political nightmare on their hands. If the staff at the Air Force Academy is in fact lying, then there is an extreme issue with ethics, and thus a huge honor problem…. (more)