swine flu

Coulter: How Do We Flatten the Curve on Panic?

If the Chinese virus is enormously dangerous to people with certain medical conditions and those over 70 years old, but a much smaller danger to those under 70, then shutting down the entire country indefinitely is probably a bad idea.


FLASHBACK: Joe Biden Spread Panic About Swine Flu in 2009

Former Vice President Joe Biden claims that he was responsible for the Obama administration’s handling of the Ebola outbreak in 2014. But Biden caused panic in 2009 during the swine flu outbreak, telling Americans not to take flights or subways. Biden had to walk back his remarks and the Obama White House had to issue an apology.

Joe Biden (Jeenah Moon / Getty)