Think of them as floating petri dishes

Well there may be an upside to our decline in cruise ship traffic this year, there will be less chance of those of us shore bound residents coming into contact with unwitting carriers of the A H1N1 virus.

The Seattle Post Intelligencer has an article posted to its website today that has traced the path of H1N1 to Alaska, after a crew member on the Serenade of the Seas cruise ship came down with the virus while in transit to Alaskan waters…

(from  the blog a town called podunk, click on the link below to see the entire article … 0712278620 )-