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Attack of the killer tomatoes!

Sorry, false alarm. And speaking of, we’re not about to die from salmonella, either.

An estimated 1.4 million cases occur annually in the United States; of these, approximately 40,000 are culture-confirmed cases reported to CDC.

Did you get that? 1.4 million cases annually. 117,000 a month. In a normal year.

So why did Lou Dobbs waste ten minutes on his show tonight demanding tighter regulations on farmers because of an “outbreak” that’s hit less than 1,200 people?

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