Reasons to Leave Oregon Piling Up

Filed under:Not Cool,Priorities,Wacky Oregon — posted by Anwyn on January 2, 2008 @ 5:02 pm

…in the shape of a toxic fungus killing people stone-dead. Via the Headlines of the Ace of Spades, who tells off the quoted doctor, Paul Cieslak, for taking it lightly:

“You’ve got bigger things to worry about,” he said. “If we start to get more reports and it’s increasing, I’ll sit up and take note.

He’s the manager of the communical diseases program in the state Public Health Division. Thanks for your vigilance and expertise, Dr. Cieslak. I guess that’s why they pay you the government big bucks.

image: detail of installation by Bronwyn Lace