By Ray Dunaway

“Can’t anyone here play this game?”

Casey Stengel was reported to have asked after taking over as manager of the New York Mets in 1962.

And the same might be asked today.

For example, we’ve been told repeatedly by white coat wearing CDC officials that Ebola can only be spread if one comes into direct contact with the bodily fluids of a person infected with the virus.

So don’t sweat it.

Oh, wait!

Strike one.

Next up to bat;

Fraudulent voting is extremely rare

Sorry, that’s not quite true

And coming to the plate with two down and no one on base is this bit of “settled science”; Man is largely responsible for climate change.

Strike three!

And that retires the side.