April 6, 2003 21:15 | NewsPundit

Scully? Any thoughts?

This is "way out" perhaps but no less implausible:
SARS - A Great Global SCAM

Caveat lector:

The reader should reach his own conclusions on Horowitz's
credentials. His earlier books appear to cover such topics as the author's thesis that the AIDS virus was deliberately engineered and deployed by the CIA; world-saving healing modalities found in the Bible's secret codes; the "diseased" masonic Catholic Church; and how Hitler's elite continue to plan eugenic mass murder via pandemics, and world control through computer chips implanted in the hand or forehead.

(From Dave Farber's "Interesting People" mailing list.)