Are we the only ones who are wondering whether the next high-level resignation from the Obama administration ought to be the director of the Centers for Disease Control over the issue of ebola? Dr. Thos. Frieden, at every turn in his appearances yesterday, when he went before the cameras for the first time about the Texas case, and since has seemed determined to understate the problem where he should be sounding an alarm. Afterward his first broadcast, Americans had to turn to the Drudge Report to find out just how serious this threat is and what was happening at Dallas, where the first case of ebola in America had just been confirmed.
'SUGAR COATING' THE CRISIS? Dr. Thos. Frieden of the Centers for Disease Control, who has pursued the nanny state, now has a real crisis on which he seems to be lagging the news.