Today I celebrated the fact that I was having lunch with a future doctor by ordering penne with Alfredo sauce!But we’re getting ahead of ourselves, aren’t we? Today’s conversation inevitably landed on Ebola’s appearance in America. My esteemed lunch companion assured me that Ebola is quite difficult to contract, and that you would need significant close contact to contract it.
“What if you were a cook and you had Ebola, could it spread to the patrons if some of his blood got in the sauce?”
He thought for a moment. “Mmm, should be fine as long as they cook the sauce.” And with that assurance, we were ready to eat! Read the rest of this entry »