Next time youâ€™re in a large crowd or eating a powdered cruller at Dunkin Donuts, try not to think about the fact that there are people coming over the border or arriving through customs from Asia with drug-resistant tuberculosis. Moreover, when youâ€™re at the mall and you see a nervous-looking Middle Eastern-type guy pacing around with a backpack, shoo it away from your mind and donâ€™t let anything stand between you and that hotÂ Aunt Annieâ€™s pretzelÂ youâ€™ve had a hankering for.
Furthermore, when you realize that the President canâ€™t figure out that thereâ€™s a big difference between releasingÂ 1,000 immigrantsÂ a week for three weeks versus releasing a â€œfew hundredâ€ in a couple of weeks, donâ€™t let that stop you from demonstrating â€œThe Harlem Shakeâ€ on Face Time.
The concern here isnâ€™t â€œthe high prevalence ofÂ infectious diseasesÂ and increasing movement of people across the borders.â€ No, what takes precedence over the infiltration of foreign contagions is our government making sure the produce guy handling the tomatoes in the supermarket is free to pass along a Â deadly super bug without fear of reprisal or deportation.
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