Well nothing but good news to report today about the story nobody wants to talk about....the bug in the barnyard.
Like the news that the Mexicans have been able to hang on to their sense of humour.
To alleviate the boredom of a five-day lockdown in the capital, Mexicans have been gathering in apartments, or joking online. "There's a new tool in Facebook called, 'Who would I cough on if I had influenza?' and you can choose up to five characters," Mr. Talamantes said. "People are playing with that and choosing politicians."
Gawd. Now I'm jealous.
Or the story about how the British are being encouraged to have flu friends.
Facebook friends, Twitter followers, AND flu friends? Isn't that AWESOME? Lucky them.
But the best news of the day was that I finally was able to convince my
By pointing out that the mild virus that's visiting us in Canada, could be a more lethal variety in the fall, after it visits the Southern Hemisphere.
Where surveillance is weak, seasonal H1N1 flu strains are almost all resistant to Tamiflu...so if they swap spit with this new bug anything could happen.
And by showing him this video...
After which all he could say was "gross" and "SCARY."
Excellent dude. What would we do without YouTube eh?
Now forget about that fascist plot. Wash your hands.
And let's go play Swinefighter....