Monday, November 19th, 2012

Viruses, Gangnam Style, Antibiotic-Resistant

"A Shortcuts item about the enduring – and, for many, irritating – popularity of Gangnam Style, the pop song and video by the South Korean rapper Psy, said it was 'like a virus that is immune to antibiotics'. A doctor writes to point out that all viruses are immune to antibiotics, which are used to treat bacterial infections."

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Peter Feld (#79)

The writer just omitted some crucial commas: "like a virus, that is, immune to antibiotics."

Smitros (#5,315)

Oppan virus.

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