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Reader comment on item: A Conspiracy Theory Spreads Polio

Submitted by Moose Zibby (United States), May 25, 2005 at 02:38

Mwahaha, little did they know the real conspiracy was to make them paranoid enough to reject vaccination.

I can't help but feel reminded of H.G. Wells, War of the Worlds where the aliens died of the common cold.
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