Thursday, September 22, 2005

Dire News

A New Deadly, Contagious Dog Flu Virus Is Detected in 7 States [NYT]:
"The virus, which scientists say mutated from an influenza strain that affects horses, has killed racing greyhounds in seven states and has been found in shelters and pet shops in many places, including the New York suburbs, though the extent of its spread is unknown.

Uh oh! Watch out!

Jet Blue flight from Burbank to JFK almost crash lands [Newsday]

It could've been me on that flight!!!
Yikes. Bravo to the pilot.