S. Worthen (owlfish) wrote,
S. Worthen

A Dismal Day

Ice Pellets. Freezing Rain. Sars sensationalism. War and things.

The BBC currently has a map which makes the SARS spread in Canada look much, much worse than it is, thanks to both the map projection, and the sheer size of the country. Australia (among other countries) is encouraging its citizens not to visit Toronto, and a few US companies have put strict rules on any of their employees who do. As someone in the city in question, I'm not feeling worried as long as I can stay out of hospitals!

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