When people pass a Chinese person now I reckon some might speculate (not me of course) :-s if they are a recent arrival from China.
It didn't cross my mind recently when I passed a person of Chinese decent.
Let's not panic
Asylum seekers are usually seeking refuge because their life is in danger. I don't know what percentage of asylum seekers work but I doubt you do either.
However we know of historical cases of Jewish asylum seekers from the Nazi era who have made a big...
I don't see how they can quarantine a whole city indefinitely. I don't even know how they can prevent people leaving it now.
But I think what could happen is it could really get entrenched in the city and incubate in lots more people.
Where does it come from? :s8
In the Daily Mirror this morning it is suggested that the virus comes from Bats, and is caught by eating 'bat soup' ....a 'delicacy' in China. :j4
*A grotesque image of a grinning bat with its cooked insides floating amongst...
But it is spreading rapidly both across China and into other countries - so - however much I would like to see China, and I would - it would be downright irresponsible of me to go at the moment.
Apart from the risk to myself - I could carry the disease to...