Quote: Originally Posted by Unforgiven
Some people here are intimate with foot in mouth decease.
sounds kinky, being intimate an all.............................and some can spell..................................(sorry).............
I can't see the N. Koreans revolting any time soon, as they probably think the rest of the world is exactly like them. Pretty revolting in itself.
Here's some stuff from Wiki:
Foot-and-mouth disease infecting humans
Humans can be infected with foot-and-mouth disease through contact with infected animals, but this is extremely rare. Some cases were caused by laboratory accidents. Because the virus that causes FMD is sensitive to stomach acid, it cannot spread to humans via consumption of infected meat, except in the mouth before the meat is swallowed. In the UK, the last confirmed human case occurred in 1966, (external - login to view) (external - login to view)
and only a few other cases have been recorded in countries of continental Europe (external - login to view)
, Africa, and South America. Symptoms of FMD in humans include malaise, fever, vomiting, red ulcerative lesions (surface-eroding damaged spots) of the oral tissues, and sometimes vesicular lesions (small blisters) of the skin. According to a newspaper report, FMD killed two children in England in 1884, supposedly due to infected milk. (external - login to view)
There is another viral disease with similar symptoms, commonly referred to as "hand, foot and mouth disease (external - login to view)
", that occurs more frequently in humans, especially in young children; the cause, Coxsackie A (external - login to view)
virus, is different from FMDV. Coxsackie viruses belong to the Enteroviruses (external - login to view)
within the Picornaviridae.
Because FMD rarely infects humans, but spreads rapidly among animals, it is a much greater threat to the agriculture industry than to human health. Farmers around the world can lose huge amounts of money during a foot-and-mouth epizootic (external - login to view)
, when large numbers of animals are destroyed and revenues from milk and meat production go down."""
Their great leader, Kim IL Dong is truly a benevolent, compassionate, leader to allow his subjects to ingest such wonderful fare.
It is hoped that they, someday, rise up and castrate him and his son, and slaughter any offspring.