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    Ebola fact sheet
    With the hype surrounding Ebola and the epicenter Sierra Leone a mere 15 1/2 flight from New York City it is past time to arm yourselves with facts. Ebola is known in medical circles as Ebola virus disease or EVD. It was first identified in 1976...
  • 'Contagion' Movie Review: Only a handshake away
    'Contagion' Movie Review: Only a handshake away
    What would be the simplest way to destroy a planet, a Virus. That's right a simple virus. I mean all you would have to do is drop it into the drinking water and within a certain amount of time the area would be dead.Is this the way of our...
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    'Contagion' posits a world where people don't wash their hands... oh wait
    Oftentimes when we think of a disaster film, images of volcanic material crashing into the empire state building, seismic shaking of the earth’s crust stealing our lakes and schools, and whirlwinds whisking away our homes and cattle, fill...
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    'Contagion': A public service announcement
    You know that sign that’s in public bathrooms demanding all employees must was their hands? “Contagion” is like the movie version, only the lesson learned will stick with you at a lot longer.“Contagion” begins on Day...
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    PAX 2012: Contagion hands-on preview
    Monochrome Games’ Contagion is a spiritual successor to Zombie Panic: Source, a popular Half-Life 2 mod created by Monochrome. At face value it’s easy to look at Contagion and write it off as a Left 4 Dead clone. But Contagion&mdash...
  • New World-wide Attack on Christians
    The Christian Persecution Contagion: Is it Time to be Afraid?
    The news, for Christians and the Protestant faith as a whole, is not exactly what we could call 'good' all over the world.We are reading of mounting Christian persecutions, in addition to the oft considered acceptable persecution of the...
  • 'Contagion: A Novel of the Living Dead' e-book review
    'Contagion: A Novel of the Living Dead' e-book review
    The world of independent e-books is crammed full of zombie related reading material. Some of these e-books are written well, others are written really well. "Contagion" written by L.I. Albermont falls into the latter category.Virginia...
  • DVd review: Contagion (2011): An enjoyable reality based thriller
    DVD review: Contagion (2011): The reality of this thriller will scare you stiff
    Contagion is a fear inducing, contemplative happenstance that creatively utilizes multiple perspectives to submerse its viewers into the experience of a viral outbreak. Its an gripping, tension filled attack on one anxieties that grants an...
  • Larry Clarke
    Baltimore spotlight: February
    Actor Larry Clarke is a Baltimorean through and through.Born in Baltimore’s Women Hospital on February 8, 1964, Clarke went to John Carroll high school in Bel Air before attending Towson University to major in Theater. He worked for a time...
  • Wolverine: Contagion
    Comics Worth Reading presents Wolverine: Contagion
    This is part of an irregular series of comic book collection reviews designed to bring Cedar Rapids and corridor readers the best stories they may not have read.While Charlie Huston has his fans in comicdom, this Examiner didn’t consider...
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    Contagion DVD review
    In 2009, the H1N1 virus, also known as swine flu, was declared a pandemic virus by the World Health Organization. People panicked as the death toll rose but tried to remain calm and take extra precautions with hand washing and physical contact. In...
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    What Bawl-more's Watching in February
    Now that the blockbuster films of 2011 have come to DVD, Baltimore Netflix users are eager to see them again:Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) A prequel to the Planet of the Apes film follows its origins as a genetic scientist attempts to cure...
  • Contagion
    DVD/Blu-Ray review: Contagion
    Starring Matt Damon, Marion Cotillard & Kate WinsletDirected by Steven SoderberghSince it is the winter months here in our great city of Toronto; warnings of cold and flu are prevalent as everyone within the city limits is mindful and armed...
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    Movie review: Contagion
    Grade: C+ (2.5/5 stars)A while back, I saw a “For Your Consideration” advertisement for “Contagion” on a Web site. These advertisements are done by the studios in an effort to make a big Oscar push for whatever film they...
  • Schizopolis
    Criterion: Schizopolis DVD review
    Between the recent release of Contagion on DVD, this month’s Criterion treatment of Traffic, and the upcoming theatrical premiere of Haywire, director Steven Soderbergh is doing pretty well for himself. It’s funny to think, then, that...