Strangely, that sounds much more like an engineered bio-weapon than some “natural” mutation. And, in the film, Jude Law plays the cliché “conspiracy theorist” who blogs about the coming disaster and government agents behind the coverup. And Law’s character is, of course, the bad guy. However, while in past decades the prescient “conspiracy theorist” character was portrayed as the loon, nowadays, the conspiracy blogger is a money-grubbing hedge fund operator who corners the derivatives market [!] with his inside “conspiracy” knowledge: paging Alex Jones and Max Keiser. Everyone knows the establishment has the public’s best interest in mind, while the greedy conspiracy theorists want to hold us back and keep us down.
Bizarre occultic memes pop up, as well, such as Gwyneth Paltrow placing her casino bet (where she contracts the “flu’) on what appears to be a scorpion or crab – a reference to either the scorpion of freemasonry or the cancer sign of the Chinese Zodiac. The roulette table she’s playing appears to be based on the Chinese Zodiac, and in esoteric symbolism, could mean an elite psy op, or, worst case scenario, an actual bio-release of a genetically engineered bio-weapon, like mentioned in the PNAC document. That is speculation, but we know the top of the pyramid does delight in organizing events around the Zodiac.
The film also contains the typical “conspiracy culture” elements, such as underground bases, martial law/FEMA camps, Wall Street corruption, fluoride in the water [!], black helicopters, and much, much more. The film is really only appealing to those with a conspiratorial sense, and the most dumbed-down, statist segments of the populace. Otherwise, worst case scenario, the film is portraying what the system has in store very soon – a depopulation bio-release, as those who are in the know, know. I needn’t go into details to explain this to the normative audience of this blog. We know that card is in the deck, and it’s only a matter of time before there is a bio-release. In summary, the film is propaganda for the masses to get pricked, and on a deeper level, it’s a clue to those with some modicum of sense to be prepared. In the elitist view, the masses are disgusting – touch not, taste not.
In essence, Contagion is an “adult” (who are generally just larger children) version of this: