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A Modern Typhoid Mary


Last updated 10/12/2020 at 2:37pm

In the 21st century we have our own version of Typhoid Mary in the form of Donald Trump, the irresponsible, know-it-all president of the USA.

For those unfamiliar with Mary Mallon, she was a cook who worked in the homes of wealthy New Yorkers. She was also an asymptomatic carrier of typhoid. Everywhere Mary went, typhoid was soon to follow. But by then, she had gone off to infect another household, sickening countless people and killing 50 or more. The exact number will never be known because she used aliases as she went from one job to another.

When an investigator tracked her down in...

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