I could never understand how a rational person becomes a liberal. This article in the Orange County Register explains it. It really is a symptom of disease. Public health authorities in, where else, California? Have identified the cause.

 Congenital syphilis occurs when the infection is passed from mother to baby during pregnancy. If untreated, the infection has devastating consequences, causing severe neurological disorders, organ damage, and even infant death. In few places is it worse than California’s Central Valley. 

Congenital syphilis rates soar across California as public health funding dwindles – Orange County Register (

Forget Chinese Flu testing. Texas needs to implement a program to screen Californians wanting to travel to Texas. All this time and I thought the “Walking Dead” was bad science fiction. Turns out it is real.