2/26/2009

Putting A Positive Spin On A Plague...

Something that's "Bubonic" just doesn't
sound all that terrifying to me.


15 comments:

Cora said...

You're quite an interesting man, aren't you? (snicker)

the iNDefatigable mjenks said...

Yeah, but when you develop some buboes that're threatening to burst and spurt black pus all over the inside of your pants, it's a little more terrifying.

Doc said...

I think you are confusing bubonic with bionic.

Doc

SkylersDad said...

And the word "flu" just sounds kind of cute and cuddly!

MelO said...

I must say... now that you mention it... it does sound a little HIP ;)

Cheer34 said...

I can't pronounce the word correctly......that is what scares me

hapabukbuk said...

what about moist? mooooiiiisssssstt'ah?

Jay said...

Such as bubonic chronic?

kirby said...

Call me old fashioned, but I liked Bubonic Plague a lot better when it went by the moniker Black Death. Keep it real, is all I'm saying.

bubbles said...

How are you feeling these days, by the way??

raf said...

What about Ebola?And Salmonella?
I agree with you...why does such terrible diseases have so silly names?

theultramundane said...

i had a friend who came down with a case of rocky mountain spotted fever.

Gwen said...

What mjenks said.

BeckEye said...

It sounds like a good name for a rapper. Bubonic.

Grant Miller said...

I used to smoke bubonic back in college.