stuffy: 8 out of 3000+ not really a bad average. Unless your one of the eight.
thelunatick: Really 2% sick makes the news? I have seen bigger outbreaks in schools.
umadbro: Whose dream vacation is a four-night cruise?
Now THIS is just odious news:Another ill-fated "poop cruise".It's truly a pityWhen touring turns shiatty-RC currently has business blues.
The Pope of Manwich Village: I think I found your vector:[veryhilarious.com image 540x743]
wambu: Doesn't Carnival own Royal Caribbean?I know they own several cruise lines.
Unobtanium: I have been on one cruise in my life. Meh. Some people love them.Many years ago, I dated a CDC microbiologist. She would bring home the MMWR, the Morbitity and Mortality Weekly Report. It was unusual to have one WITHOUT a cruise ship illness outbreak.
MBrady: T-Servo: stuffy: 8 out of 3000+ not really a bad average. Unless your one of the eight.Now the story says 66. Within an hour we'll have 528in a week, we'll have more people filing a lawsuit that were actually on board the ship.
muck1969: It's probably the buffet.I've had a former co-worker who worked for a cruise ship company and that's the one piece of advice he gave. Avoid the buffet.
headhurt: wambu: Doesn't Carnival own Royal Caribbean?I know they own several cruise lines.RC is not one of them. They are their own company.Seriously, how hard is it for people to wash their goddamn hands!
platedlizard: Meanwhile one of the Elementary schools in the Portland school district has over a hundred students sick with the norovirus.
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