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Lock yourselves down inside your properties! Escape the masks and prophylactic face-shields! Swap off what’s left of your essential colleges and put together yourselves to “comply with the Science!” Sure, that’s proper, simply because the survivors of The Simulated Apocalyptic Plague of 2020-2021 have been crawling up out of their Covid bunkers and beginning to “construct the world again higher,” one other biblical pestilence has apparently been unleashed on humanity!

This time it’s the dreaded monkeypox, a viral zoonotic illness endemic to central and western Africa that circulates amongst big pouched rats, squirrels, dormice, and different rodents and has been infecting people for hundreds of years, or millennia. Monkeypox causes fever, complications, muscle aches, and typically fluid-filled blisters, tends to resolve in two to 4 weeks, and thus poses completely zero risk to human civilization typically.

The company media don’t wish to alarm us, however it’s their obligation as skilled journalists to report that THE MONKEYPOX IS SPREADING LIKE WILDFIRE! OVER 100 CASES OF MONKEYPOX have been confirmed in nations all through the world! MONKEYPOX TASKFORCES are being convened! Shut-up pictures of NASTY-LOOKING MONKEYPOX LESIONS are being disseminated! The President of the US says “EVERYBODY SHOULD BE CONCERNED!”

The WHO is looking it “a multi-country monkeypox outbreak!” Belgium has launched a mandatory quarantine. The CDC has gone to “Alert Level 2!” “Enhanced precautions” are really useful!

In New York Metropolis, the nexus of most likely probably the most paranoid, mask-wearing, quadruple-“vaccinated” New Regular fanatics on the face of the planet, the Department of Health is instructing everyone to wear the masks they are already wearing to protect them from both Covid and monkeypox, and smallpox, and largepox, and airborne most cancers, and God is aware of what different horrors could be on the market!

Right here within the capital of New Regular Germany, Karl Lauterbach, who, regardless of losing a whole bunch of thousands and thousands of Euros on superfluous “vaccines,” trying to compulsorily “vaccinate” each man, girl, and little one within the nation, and in any other case behaving like a fascist lunatic, stays the official Minister of Well being, is excitedly hopping up and down and hooting like a Siamang gibbon about “recommendations for isolation and quarantine,” and other “monkeypox containment measures.”

As Yogi Berra famously put it, “it’s like déjà vu another time.” Besides that it isn’t … or it most likely isn’t. Earlier than I might even end this column, the United GloboCap Ministries of Fact began dialing down the monkeypox panic.

It seems they’re going with “it’s a homosexual pandemic,” or an “LGBTQ pandemic,” or an “LGBTQIA+ pandemic,” or regardless of the official acronym is by the point I click on the “publish” button, and making different noises to the impact that it won’t be completely mandatory this time to order a full-scale world lockdown, launch the drones and robotic canines, inject everyone with experimental medicine, and begin viciously persecuting “monkeypox deniers.”

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You didn’t actually consider they have been launching a shot-by-shot remake of Covid, did you? The showrunners at GloboCap could also be preternaturally evil, however they aren’t silly. Solely probably the most hopelessly brainwashed New Normals would go together with one other “apocalyptic pandemic” earlier than the present one has even been formally cancelled.

No, sadly, odds are, we’re simply getting a preview of what “life” goes to be like in the New Normal Reich, the place the lots might be perpetually menaced by an inexhaustible assortment of unique pathogens and interchangeable pseudo-pathological threats. The New Regular was by no means about Covid particularly.

It was at all times about implementing a brand new “actuality” — a pathologized-totalitarian “reality,” not a lot dominated as discreetly “guided” by unaccountable, supranational, non-governmental governing entities, world firms, and diverse billionaires — through which Covid, or monkeypox, or kangaroopox, or another viral zoonotic illness, or any climate-related or financial improvement, or aberrant ideological or behavioral tendency, could possibly be used as a pretext to foment one other outbreak of senseless mass hysteria and impose further restrictions on society.

That new “actuality” has been carried out … maybe not as firmly as initially meant, however carried out nonetheless.

We’re being conditioned to simply accept this new “actuality,” as we have been conditioned to simply accept the Warfare on Terror “actuality,” to pointlessly take away our footwear on the airport, place our liquids in travel-size containers, undergo groping by “safety employees,” and in any other case reside in a state of fixed low-level concern of a “terrorist assault,” as we at the moment are being conditioned to put on masks the place we’re instructed, undergo necessary “vaccination,” and reside in fixed low-level concern of the following purportedly lethal pathogen.

Sadly, most of us will settle for this conditioning, and adapt to the “minor inconveniences” which are being imposed on us at each flip. In spite of everything, what distinction does it actually make if we have now to put on just a little masks on an airplane, or on public transport, or on the physician’s workplace?

And is it actually such a breach of our elementary rights to freedom of speech, freedom of motion, affiliation, privateness, and fundamental bodily autonomy if we have now to permit governments and world firms to censor our political views, stop us from touring, forbid us to protest, and power us to undergo invasive medical remedies in an effort to maintain a job?

We acquired used to taking off our footwear on the airport and watching the “safety employees” fondle our youngsters’ genitals, and invading and bombing different nations and murdering entire households with drones, didn’t we? Absolutely, we’ll get used to this.

Or … OK, I received’t, and neither will you, most likely, however the majority of the lots will. They only demonstrated that fairly clearly, didn’t they? As they demonstrated it through the International Warfare on Terror. As they demonstrated it through the Chilly Warfare. As they demonstrated it … oh, by no means thoughts.

Sorry, I actually needed to finish this column on a constructive be aware. All proper, right here’s one! Just a little excellent news, lastly!

In response to the skilled fact-checkers at Reuters, it seems “there is no evidence at all that the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting [which is taking place in Davos right now] was scheduled to coincide with these outbreaks of monkeypox,” and anybody who says there may be, or implies there may be, or who deviates from or questions the “information,” or the “Science,” or no matter, is a “monkeypox-denying, conspiracy-theorizing, anti-vax, Putin-loving disinformationist,” and so every thing is definitely hunky-dory, or will probably be as quickly as we train these evil Rooskies just a little thermonuclear lesson!

I don’t find out about you, however that’s a load off my thoughts. For a second there, I believed we have been in bother.

In regards to the Creator

C.J. Hopkins is an award-winning American playwright, novelist and political satirist primarily based in Berlin. His performs are printed by Bloomsbury Publishing and Broadway Play Publishing, Inc. His dystopian novel, Zone 23, is printed by Snoggsworthy, Swaine & Cormorant.

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