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The Swine Flu Debacle of 1976 May 5, 2009

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When swine flu struck a U.S. Army base in New Jersey in 1976, President Gerald Ford ordered a $135 million nationwide vaccination effort. It was a disaster. The epidemic never happened, and more than 30 people died from the vaccine. Time magazine recounts the tale.

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