Australians: Our Shit is Pure, No E Coli Possible Here

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Just too funny to not post.  Evidently the Australian government has not made the connection between animal and human shit in the groundwater causing E. coli and other forms of disease migrating into vegetables–as occurred in the USA when spinach and cow shit combined.  Immaculate Australian shit–perhaps it’s all the beer they drink.

Deadly E. coli outbreak ‘won’t happen here’

ABC News (Australia), 5 June 2011

Deadly: The E. coli outbreak has so far killed 22 people in Europe (AFP : Christian Charisius )

Australia’s peak vegetable group says the E. coli outbreak which has killed 22 people in Europe is unlikely to strike Australia.