Indirectly, of course.
In a statement this afternoon, President Obama declared the H1N1 flu "pandemic" a national emergency.
A civil rights victory.
Getting the H1N1 vaccine doesn't advance any "social interest," apparently -- except for the obvious not-getting-everyone-sick interest.
You will ask yourself questions like, "If I knew I would have this sore throat for the rest of my life, would I choose to go on living?" And the answer will be, "No."
The “underlying conditions” we keep hearing about are really not that unusual.