You don’t need to be afraid, but concerned? It’ll impact you, or someone you care about, either directly or through second order effects. So, stop being as asshole, 29%-er.
“All research at a Fort Detrick laboratory that handles high-level disease-causing material, such as Ebola, is on hold indefinitely after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found the organization failed to meet biosafety standards.”
—Heather Mongilio, “Fort Detrick lab shut down after failed safety inspection; all research halted indefinitely.” The Frederick News-Post. August 2, 2019.
Nightmare fuel: consider the possibility that weaponized smallpox is in several government labs around the world. Take a look through the history of smallpox and think through the implications of a weaponized version being introduced into a population with zero immunity, no vaccine stock and modern transportation methods for transmission.