1100 cases in a country of 314,220,895 and we have “Mosquitopocalypse.” Over-react much?

Not wanting Hurricane Isaac to have all the fun, lefties made sure to chime in:

https://twitter.com/BlueInTheBurg/status/238478180892164097

Of course, we can’t forget that West Nile virus is caused by climate change.

But it’s spread by cooler weather?

Sent by God?

Didn’t take long:

https://twitter.com/AniseBZ/status/238722633787637760

Put the numbers into context:

Of course, we could ask: Does West Nile even exist?

Never, ever let the facts get in the way of some good, mass hysteria and dramatic over-reaction:

https://twitter.com/shadywafer/status/238729272431362048

https://twitter.com/Gabby_Hernandez/status/238717128327438337

Finally, West Nile = zombies. Or something.