The man who was the first person to ever be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States, Thomas Duncan, died from the disease today in Dallas after having traveled to the country from Liberia.

CDC Director Tom Frieden has claimed that travel bans to and from countries with Ebola outbreaks could worsen the epidemic. And besides, the problem isn’t really with people:

Hopefully the virus will be unable to survive prolonged exposure to PC.

Now there’s a fair point.

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