A new report finds that Americans die younger and contract sexually transmitted diseases more than any other high-income country in the world.

The study—sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services—found that the U.S. ranked last or near the bottom of key health areas despite spending more on health care per capita than any other nation.

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The report found that Americans had higher rates of chronic lung disease, teenage pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases, obesity, drug-related deaths, infant mortality and homicides than countries that included Australia, Canada, Japan and many western European countries.

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The report calls for a national outreach to reach the American public to warn them about the health disadvantage they face. Researchers say that these types of disadvantages are not just among the poor or uninsured, that it affects everyone.

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  • Dude

    Race is the important factor here.

    • JohnEngelman

      So is the absence of a single payer health plan.

      • Dude

        No, because we lack that here too in Canada. Our relative remaining Whiteness is what makes the difference.

        • Svigor

          That should be forefront on our lips in this context. “country x is so much better than the US.” “Are the white people in X any better than the white people in the US?” “Das raciss!” “Prove me wrong. Or maybe ‘racissm’ is synonymous with ‘accuracy’? Prove me wrong.”

      • Stentorian_Commentator

        Uh, doubt it. Filter out the minorities from the statistics, and then compare. The figures will likely be about the same for young white Europeans as for young white Americans. As Europe gets more African, the same downturns will occur there.

      • The__Bobster

        Because the USPS and the DMV work so well?

        • JohnEngelman

          ROCHESTER, N.Y. – August 12, 2009 – As members of Congress return to their states and districts to debate the merits of the Democrats’ proposals for health care reform, critics of the proposals may repeat the phrase used by some Republicans, newspaper editorials and bloggers that ‘the American health care system is the envy of the world.”

          If so, they should read the results of a recent Harris/Decima poll in Canada that found a 10-to-1 majority of Canadians believed their system was “superior” to the U.S. system. They might also note that a 70% majority of
          Canadians thought their system was “performing well”; and that a majority favored an expansion of public sector health care (i.e., “government-run” health care in the current debate) over private sector health care.
          http://www.harrisinteractive.com/vault/Harris-Interactive-Poll-Research-Canadian-HC-system-2009-08.pdf

          • pcmustgo

            HEALTH ALSO HAS A LOT TO DO WITH OBESITY- BLACKS ARE PARTICULARLY OBESE, BY WHITE AMERICANS ARE STILL MORE LIKELY TO BE OBESE THAN WHITE EUROPEANS… (?)

          • Carlos Geary

            Europeans like small portions of natural food.

          • Svigor

            Izzat your way of saying, “nope, I didn’t correct for race, becuz I’m lazy”?

          • The Traveller

            He’s just a troll who should be banned. He’ll post a couple of things on one thread so that it will look better when he trolls on another. His failure to address your point proves his true motivation.

          • Morris Thecat

            They poll young people, people in the age groups where the most they need is a band aid. When people get beyond their fifties and they need REAL medicine, all of a sudden they find the system ignores them, put’s them on a waiting list, etc.

          • JohnEngelman

            You obviously do not know how public opinion surveys work.

          • The Traveller

            You obviously do not understand how reality works.

          • We know exactly how they work

          • Morris Thecat

            you obviously think you do

          • Professor Farnsworth

            Are you for real?

            “The ER overflowed with elderly people on stretchers, waiting for admission. Some, it turned out, had waited five days. The air stank with sweat and urine. Right then, I began to reconsider everything that I thought I knew about Canadian health care. I soon discovered that the problems went well beyond overcrowded ERs. Patients had to wait for practically any diagnostic test or procedure, such as the man with persistent pain from a hernia operation whom we referred to a pain clinic—with a three-year wait list; or the woman needing a sleep study to diagnose what seemed like sleep apnea, who faced a two-year delay; or the woman with breast cancer who needed to wait four months for radiation therapy, when the standard of care was four weeks.”

            “More than 1.5 million Ontarians (or 12 percent of that province’s population) can’t find family physicians. Health officials in one Nova Scotia community actually resorted to a lottery to determine who’d get a doctor’s appointment.”

            “For leukemia, the American survival rate is almost 50 percent; the European rate is just 35 percent. Esophageal carcinoma: 12 percent in the United States, 6 percent in Europe. The survival rate for prostate cancer is 81.2 percent here, yet 61.7 percent in France and down to 44.3 percent in England—a striking variation.”

            “Private-sector health options are blossoming across Canada, and the government is increasingly turning a blind eye to them, too, despite their often uncertain legal status. Private clinics are opening at a rate of about one a week.”

            –from Code Blue
            http://www.city-journal.org/html/17_3_canadian_healthcare.html

          • JohnEngelman

            This article is written by David Gratzer. He is not identified, but he seems to be an American. I think the Canadians are a better authority on how well their system works than an American, and I think the Harris Survey is a more credible source than City Journal.

          • Morris Thecat

            that’s right, don’t debate the facts, just try to discredit the author.

          • JohnEngelman

            There were no facts, just unfounded assertions.

          • Luca

            “When asked to what extent they’d support or oppose the idea of Canadians being allowed to buy private health insurance for all forms of medically-necessary treatment that could then be obtained outside of the current system, including cancer care and heart surgery, 76 per cent supported the idea.”

            http://www.vancouversun.com/health/Canadians+want+choice+they+access+health+care+poll/6850577/story.html

            You have to expand your horizons a little. You only read and repost what the liberals say. Believe it or not there are two sides to every story. Here’s the other side above.

          • JohnEngelman

            Ipsos Reid for Postmedia News and Global Television is a less credible polling agency than Harris Interactive. Even if it is true that 76 percent of Canadians support being allowed to buy private health insurance, it remains the case that very few of them want to trade their single payer system for ours.

          • Luca

            According to whom? I go to Canada each year for at least 2 weeks, I have friends in Canada. We talk. One friend and helped his coworker off a roof because he shot a nail into his foot with an air-nailer. He endured thirteen hours of pain and blood waiting to be attended and this is in a major city south of Toronto. As an American tourist, you must walk in the door with $300 cash before anyone lets you wait three hours just to explain why you are there. This is personal experience. All Canadians I’ve spoken to say the same thing, “It’s great if you can wait”. The waiting list for operations is measured in months and years. As you well know with polls, it is all how you word the questions too. Many Canadians think the healthcare is free and in that respect, they feel superior to the US system, but when they really need an operation they head south and pay for it. Canadians pay a high Provincial and national sales tax as high as 15.5% , some of the highest excise taxes in the world and income tax up to 29%. Not really free at all except for the First Nations population.

          • JohnEngelman

            Those are anecdotes. What about the millions in the United States who do not have health insurance because they cannot afford it?

            In the United States if you go to an emergency room you will be charged heavily. If you do not have health insurance you will have to pay what is charged. An ambulance trip of several miles can cost several hundred dollars.

          • Luca

            I guess that’s why so many hospitals in California have gone broke or closed their ER’s. They charged too much and the people decide to stop going.

            In case you haven’t heard, ER’s cannot turn people away for lack of payment.

            What the hell are you drinking or smoking? Tens of millions of illegal invaders and their anchor offspring go into ER’s every year especially in the Reconquista states and don’t pay one peso. Same thing with the African diaspora problem. In fact, the burden of giving the poor (illegal or otherwise) “FREE,” top-notch, on-demand, healthcare has driven 27% of American ER’s out of business and we know the overwhelming biggest reason why.

            The only person charged heavily is the American Taxpayer.

            And just wait until it’s “Free” for everyone.

          • JohnEngelman

            Because emergency rooms do not turn anyone away, anyone with a job and/or money in the bank is charged for those who cannot or will not pay.

            Under a single payer health system the cost of that would be more widely distributed. Less of the cost would fall on the working poor.

          • Luca

            I have two private practice Doctors in my extended family. One is retiring early and the other is looking for a job in an institution of some kind, directly due to the coming storm of Obamacare. They already see how poorly and slowly Medicaid and Medicare pay them and it is only getting worse while expenses are going up. All their colleagues are of the same opinion. I know … it’s only anecdotal.

            Meanwhile, when this glorious, single-payer, Utopian health-care kicks in along with our new immigration reform, I’m just wondering where will all the new and replacement doctors, hospitals, medical centers etc. come from to cover all these new patients rushing through the doors for “Free” services?

            We will be taxed into oblivion, while costs and wait times increase and quality of care, research, and innovation decreases. Kind of like Canada, only worse because of our diversity.

            To remedy the catastrophe he created, the eloquent, liberal “Incompetent-in-Chief” will push for a new federal Sales Tax.

            Kind of like Canada, only worse. But at least you’ll be happy.

          • OlderWoman

            What happened in California is that Mexicans were going north to seek healthcare in clinics. They robbed Californians of healthcare. Thus they shut down due to loss.

          • OlderWoman

            What you haven’t said is that hospitals/emergency rooms cannot refuse to give medical care. I’m certain people go there who cannot pay…thus their bill is written off. You can’t get blood out of a turnip. Furthermore, the minorities use the emergency room as their private healthcare physician.

          • Morris Thecat

            you are a collectivist jew

          • Sloppo

            My family members who live in scandinavia wouldn’t trade in their medical care now because for many years they’ve been paying 65% of their money in taxes to support it and they’d lose everything they paid in. If they could be allowed to go back and invest their own money for their own benefit without having their wages confiscated to support islamic colonists, I’m sure they’d take that option in a heartbeat. Islamic colonists like the system very much like it is I’m pretty sure though, and more Islamic freeloaders are streaming in as a result.

          • Luca

            And the Islamists are using the free healthcare to pump out as many offspring as they can in hopes of overtaking the host-country with a population explosion.

          • Sloppo

            Exactly. My scandinavian family members are very aware of that, but their propaganda outlets are as silent regarding that issue as ours are.

          • The Traveller

            “They might also note that a 70% majority of Canadians thought their system was “performing well”

            Canada: 90% White Caucasian

            https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ca.html

          • Luca

            It was the envy and innovator of the world. It was the best in the world until 1965. Economically it has been destroyed by liberal politics and Government intervention. Government is inherently inefficient, corrupt and wasteful so we can expect the same with Obamacare.

          • JohnEngelman

            Go to a Tea Party rally. Tell the aging party goers that Medicare, which was passed in 1965, is “inherently inefficient, corrupt, and wasteful,” and see how they respond.

          • Luca

            I know what you are trying to say. But they will say it is inefficient, corrupt, wasteful and getting harder and harder to find doctors willing to take the small payments they dole out. They wouldn’t wanted it taken away because they have paid into it for decades. That’s like a New Yorker complaining about the subway system but they know they can’t survive without it because the entire transportation infrastructure and culture has grown dependent on it.

          • JohnEngelman

            The reason health care is more expensive in the Untied States, and less effective than in countries with single payer plans is because of the dependence on insurance companies.

            Medicare is popular with the voters, the same way the single payer health plan is popular in Canada because both have stood the test of time.

          • I’m guessing that’s why so many Canadians come here for medical treatment?

          • JohnEngelman

            I often hear about those Canadians, but no one has ever been able to tell me how many come to the United States.

        • JohnEngelman

          I have never had any problems with either.

      • Triarius

        You really think THAT’s the issue JohnChinaman?

        Specious reasoning, sir.

        Places like Iowa, Montana, and the Dakotas are on par with education, life expectancy, standard of living, etc. With Scandinavia and Western Europe

        Wherever you find Europeans, you will find Europe. Similar to a favorite that is “race isn’t a social construct, society is a racial construct”.

        • pcmustgo

          And that’s even with quite a large Amer-Indian population there.

        • Svigor

          Haha, John Chinaman, love it. Run him out of town on a rail.

          • Triarius

            To be clear, John is one of the few people I respond to that I can disagree with 80% of the time, yet still have respect for. He seems like a smart person and tries to argue logically sometimes, but is not quite there with the facts of reality.

            It only took me about a year out of high school to see reality. I fear it may never come to you John.

      • Eagle_Eyed

        For poors (not “the poor”), we basically have one. Medicaid (not to mention Medicare) cover what would be covered for poors in a single-payer system.

        • Nathanwartooth

          You are getting double taxed for medical care.

          Not only do you have to pay outrageous amounts for insurance to cover yourself, you have to pay higher taxes to cover the medical care for a refugee from Haiti for his 100,000+ a year AIDS treatment.

          Being a poor college student and needing medical care showed me that if you are uninsured and poor the government will pretty much pick up the entire tab if you go to the emergency room.

        • pcmustgo

          IT’S THE WORKING POOR WHO ARE PUNISHED EVERY TIME… super poor get medicaid, food stamps, free housing, etc

      • Ron

        Yes the absence of a single payer health care plan is why these black kids are giving each other STDs and murdering one another over trivial sums of money. That makes sense.

        • Michael_C_Scott

          It does just as good a job of explaining the “Knockout King” phenomenon, as well as the murders and armed robbery O.J. Simpson committed.

      • Michael_C_Scott

        I don’t have medical insurance, but the chances I will catch HIV or be gunned down over Air Jordans I don’t have or a drug deal gone wrong are vanishingly small. I’m also not going to catch Hepatitis C from a tattoo, be found stabbed to death outside a bar at 1:00 AM or wreck a Harley-Davidson at highway speeds without wearing a helmet. Since I don’t smoke or hang out with smokers, I likewise will not be developing lung cancer.

        Most causes of premature death are lifestyle choices that have nothing to do with government mandated health-insurance; by the time you’ve been stabbed to death by an enraged crackwhore, whether you have insurance is a non-issue.

        This ought to be simple common sense. Even a lifestyle that does not necessarily impose mortal dangers the way hard drug use clearly does can involve one with other folks who due to their own lifestyle decisions can endanger you by causing entanglements with crazy people, professional criminals, the police, or some combination of the three.

    • Matt West

      Not to mention feminism.

      • Dude

        I don’t think America has the most feminism. The racial differences are what make America the worst.

  • No kidding. Shi’tavious kills N’De’Shawntavious over a $400 set of shoes, or Booshondia makes ghetto lobster out of her daughter Aquanetta, and of course the “health expectations” of “Americans” under 50 won’t be that good.

  • falsedawn

    Do our young people get an award for this? they love awards…

    • Triarius

      I got a participation award for trying to wake up a liberal, it didn’t take. They took the award away and gave it to a black because of the disparate impact that slavery created.

    • Sherman_McCoy

      They are not “our” young “people” for the most part.

      • falsedawn

        Right you are…

  • David Ashton

    Let us see the ethnic breakdowns in each category.

    • The__Bobster

      http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/topics/aa/index.htm

      In 2009, black men accounted for 70% of the estimated new HIV infections among
      all blacks. The estimated rate of new HIV infection for black men was more than
      six and a half times as high as that of white men, and two and a half times as
      high as that of Latino men or black women.

      In 2009, black men who have sex with men (MSM)1 represented an estimated 73% of new infections among all black men, and 37% among all MSM. More new HIV infections occurred among young black MSM (aged 13–29) than any other age and racial group of MSM. In addition, new HIV infections among young black MSM increased by 48% from 2006–2009.

      In 2009, black women accounted for 30% of the estimated new HIV infections among
      all blacks. Most (85%) black women with HIV acquired HIV through heterosexual
      sex. The estimated rate of new HIV infections for black women was more than 15
      times as high as the rate for white women, and more than three times as high as
      that of Latina women.

      Fast Facts

      African Americans are the racial/ethnic group most affected by HIV.

      In 2009, African Americans comprised 14% of the US population but accounted for 44% of all new HIV infections.

      Young African American gay and bisexual men are especially at
      risk of HIV infection.

    • The__Bobster

      http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5ga8zWgMrgsda8IjHsRh4FvVjbT9QD8VBB9D00

      1 in 4 Teen Girls Has Sexual Disease

      CHICAGO (AP) — At least one in four teenage girls nationwide has a sexually transmitted disease, or more than 3 million teens, according to the first study of its kind in this age group.

      A virus that causes cervical cancer is by far the most common sexually transmitted infection in teen girls aged 14 to 19, while the highest overall prevalence is among black girls — nearly half the blacks studied had at least one STD. That rate compared with 20 percent among both whites and Mexican-American teens, the study from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found.

      About half of the girls acknowledged ever having sex; among them, the rate was 40 percent. While some teens define sex as only intercourse, other types of intimate behavior including oral sex can spread some infections.

      • Morris Thecat

        the rates of STD’s are twenty times higher for blacks than they are for whites

      • David Ashton

        Thanks for the data.

    • The__Bobster

      http://www.democratandchronicle.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080205/OPINION02/802050315/1039/OPINION

      In 2008, black people remain disproportionately impacted by the epidemic. In Monroe County, black people account for 58 percent of all new HIV cases even though they comprise only 14 percent of the county’s population.

      Black men account for 56 percent of all new cases of HIV in males.

      HIV is not the only epidemic affecting black men. Eighty percent of all male gonorrhea
      cases are in black males. These numbers are important because having a sexually
      transmitted disease significantly increases a person’s chance of acquiring or
      transmitting HIV.

      • Let’s not forget that they are 100% responsible for their actions. No one gets STD’s by walking down the streets.

        • IstvanIN

          You have to at least touch the door knob.

      • Sherman_McCoy

        Any white who willingly fornicates with a black deserves whatever disease he or she contracts. Blacks are like petri dishes of infectious bacteria.

      • OlderWoman

        They got it because their high testosterone is their main drive and because they are generally irresponsibile. I have the attitude of ‘so what’ for this failed race of people.

  • Yeah, well, I know I’m puzzled.

  • This problem is supposted to be solved by ObamaCare. All the people who aren’t going to the doctor now because they can’t afford heathcare and hence put off preventive care are all going to rush to the doctor before they get sick. That’s the theory of ObamaCare.

    • Tom_in_Miami

      Plus, now they will be able to get some relief from those bothersome gunshot wounds.

  • OlderWoman

    I have a male friend from England who once told me Europeans laughed at American women because they are too loose and will sleep with anyone before they know them well. I learned this in the 80’s and have never forgotten it. Perhaps it’s true.

    • RisingReich

      I can’t get the typical white women interested in even having dinner with me. I must not be ‘ethnic’ or ‘exotic’ or ‘interesting’ or ‘exciting’ enough. Read – black, brown, or criminal enough.

      As bad as that is, now I have to confront and ask the question “Did you ever?”. Trust is becoming terribly difficult these days.

      • pcmustgo

        Try online dating. You’ll do better.

        • Michael_C_Scott

          Or give up an develop a really absorbing hobby. One of my childhood friends restores old Fords, and another has developed into an amazing woodworker. They’re both a bit lonely, but they’re each also happy to not be dealing with a neurotic domestic partner (the mechanical engineer who likes Fords has an ex-wife who was a real piece of work when they were married).

        • RisingReich

          Already tried. The ones that aren’t holding out for Brad Pitt are Nigerian scam artists fishing for a $50 donation. lol. What a world huh?

          • Michael_C_Scott

            My wife thinks Brad Pitt is – in her words – “icky”. I feel the same way about Angelina Jolie, who has remaining potential for additional trashiness only because there’s still room left for more tattoos.

          • RisingReich

            I don’t disagree with either evaluation. I also ‘don’t appreciate’ them importing brown (and black?) children from other countries, either.

    • Svigor

      No biggie; European women have a reputation in America for being sluts. The bottom line: “I love to travel” is female code for “I’m a slut.” This is one of those open secrets; slutty women love to go to foreign countries to find foreign men and give it up.

      • Young Man

        100% right. The slut factor disappears when a girl is someplace where no one knows her.

        • mistermark123

          I think that applies to men as well.

      • Luis

        In his book, “The Sicilian”, Mario Puzo described one of the characters, ‘…as having a tongue looser than the morals of an Englishwoman’…

        Thanks for the “I love to travel”… as being codespeak for foreign sexual adventures among women. I honestly didn’t know that. Let me guess – these women go to the Carribean to listen to Jamaican reggae music, right?

  • Tom_in_Miami

    You’ve got to admit that a whole lot of Americans died young in Chicago, Detroit, Oakland, and a few other places last year. I’ll be that not many of them were Mormons. Sounds like discrimination, doesn’t it?

  • A multiracial individual

    If I am not too mistaken, black women with an IQ over 115 have lower fertility and illegitimacy rates than white women with an IQ of 115. This was in The Bell Curve. I wouldn’t be surprised if STDs followed a similar pattern.

    • Fighting_Northern_Spirit

      Black women over 115? Yeah, I met her once and you’re probably right. She doesn’t seem like the type to sleep around.

      • pcmustgo

        Black Women are more likely to sleep with someone for money
        White women are more likely to be “sexually liberated” and slutty in that regard- again, not all.

        I also think our sex-ed up culture encourages young girls to use sex as a tool, or think they can. “Dating” has all but disappeared and been replaced with “hooking up”/

        • pcmustgo

          Black women are more likely to charge for it.

          • IstvanIN

            Nah, dey jus gibs it away at da club.

      • Svigor

        Hahahahaha! Belly laugh, thank you sir!

        Edit: make that belly laugh, short pause, another belly laugh. Too funny. 🙂

      • Bill

        Her IQ is high enough that she does not have to.

    • Dave Trader

      A black women with 115 IQ Thanks for the laugh

      • A multiracial individual

        I know you are being highly facetious. But yes, they do exist. Condy Rice being a perfect example.

        • White Nationalist

          Yep, and that’s one out of how many again ?

          As usual all you do is to point out the exception as the rule, as if there wasn’t thousands of low IQ welfare rats named “Sha’Londria” for every Condy Rice in the black population.

          Repeat after me:

          No society takes on the characteristics of its exceptions

          You’re way out of your league and don’t belong here in more ways than one.

          • a multiracial individual

            I know exceptions prove the rule. Of course some social pathologies are related to IQ not race. I’m not sure what made you think I was saying all that.

        • Samantha

          Oprah Winfrey, Mae Jamieson, Bell hooks, Anna Devere Smith are just a few that come to mind.

          • OlderWoman

            Remember, eliminate capital letters from bell hooks name. She didn’t capitalize her name. Oprah Winfrey was an affirmative action hire.

        • Michael_C_Scott

          The jury is still out on Condi. She hasn’t figured out, for example that she really ought to have her teeth fixed.

          • A multiracial individual

            A very amusing joke. Seriously tho, I’m pretty sure her IQ is not less than 125.

          • Michael_C_Scott

            And she lives in a “dental desert” in which floss and toothpaste are unfairly being hoarded by whites, as well as not having made enough money as Secretary of State; the poor thing had to prioritize, and the purchase of hair extensions and flashy clothing won out over trips to a dentist twice a year.

        • Jefferson

          Condi Rice is fluent in Russian. When it comes to I.Q, she is definitely in the top 1 percent of her race. She has a higher I.Q than 99 percent of the Black race.

          • whitney5158

            No, she isn’t. She sat for an interview on Russian television and couldn’t converse in Russian. The interview had to be conducted in English.

        • OlderWoman

          Condi Rice had Conservative parents…her father was a Republican. I read one of her interviews. She was discipline by her parents, she focused on education, piano lessions and conservative values. Her upbringing brought out the best in her. She also mentioned her parents did not allow her to mix with the civil rights bunch in Birmingham.

    • Magician

      Because, black ladies with IQ over 115 know too damn well that it is near impossible to find a daddy who will support a family both financially and emotionally

      • Jefferson

        Black women with an I.Q over 115 are all probably dating or married to White men. In Condi’s autobiography she has admitted that she used to be in a serious relationship with a White man.

        • OlderWoman

          Condi Rice, in college, was rumored to be a lesbian, though the term they used for her was that she was a ‘carpet muncher’.

  • So CAL Snowman

    What do they expect from a “country” (and I use the term very loosely) of 100 million blacks and browns?

    • edwina

      that’s what makes articles like this, ridiculous.
      We can’t have a conversation about ethnicities and their differences, so we can’t logically discuss education, drugs, diseases, employment………… anything important is just mishmash because we can’t discuss it truthfully.

    • pcmustgo

      Right, as if there’s any “America” or American unity left,….

  • Sam

    “It’s an inexplicable mystery”

    That is the pure gold that keeps me coming back to this site!

  • The nations that topped us have a low minority population. If our stat’s were broken down by race, we would see the real picture.

  • Dave Trader

    Mukdik hoes and get STD’s. I suppose it’s all the white people’s fault.

  • bubo

    Yes, quite a mystery. Perhaps even as mystifying as our recent educational failings.

  • GB101

    So many of these stories could have this kind of headline:

    “The US Has High Black Population”

    Or if the story is a state to US or state to state comparison:

    “Georgia [or SC, of Miss] Has Higher Percent Black Population than Nation as a Whole”

  • Morris Thecat

    what are the figures broken down by race?

  • IstvanIN

    What astounds me is that people are not dropping dead in mass numbers before the age of 25 from all the highly contagious and drug resistant STDs. 30 years ago they were warning that AIDS would be an epidemic, and yet the population keeps increasing and the disease hasn’t really left the three primarily afflicted groups groups: gay men, IV drug users and blacks. In fact it seems that black “men who have sex with men” may have taken top honors over the first two groups, and even then it isn’t really epidemic. It is almost as if the diseases are waiting to evolve and then decimate the population in one big fell swoop.

    • mistermark123

      Many whites have a natural immunity to HIV, or at least a natural resistance to the disease.

  • Stats dragged down by the usual suspects I suppose?

  • James

    The fact is that our society has promoted all sorts of promiscous behavior. Young people (especially young guys) will sleep with anything that has a vagina. Regardless of race.

    • whitney5158

      yes but negroes will screw ANYTHING…

      • OlderWoman

        Even dead people. Animals.

        • mistermark123

          All of the videos I’ve seen of sex with animals features white people.

          • IstvanIN

            You must watch a lot of inter-racial porn.

  • eduard

    “Live fast, die young, and have a beautifull corpse.”
    When you look at the American movies, sitcoms,etc, you notice the heavy bags under the eyes of these “actors”. Really does not look good.

  • SmithandSmith

    Societal Rot or as some say, God’s Revenge.

  • figoliu

    Living with Herpes is really hard,? especially when you are a single. According to a report from the largest Herpes singles dating site herpesdateonlinecom, 98% of its members who used to be on a general dating site to find the love and support were rejected by others. That could be the reason that why herpesdateonlinecom is so popular and now has more than 600,000 members.

    • Michael_C_Scott

      Say not that “they were rejected by others” but that their unfortunately incurable viral disease was rejected by people who quite sensibly didn’t want to catch it.

      • Michael_C_Scott

        Whomever downvoted my comment here needs something worse than herpes.

  • Carlos Geary

    The problem is not race, but affordable medical care.