Always better to err on the side of caution but so far, not a single swine flu infection here in the U.S. has resulted in a death. Considering more than 35,000 people die in the U.S. every year from the regular flu, we do look to be a little bit over-reacting.
Every cruise line has their passengers utmost safety at heart. So where Mexico is concerned, even with their cases occuring inland, it is a wise move they are not stopping at the Mexican ports, at least until this outbreak has subsided.
Glad a couple of you got the pun re: pigs 'n' pirates. I'm telling ya, seems like every morning I wake up, we're given something else to worry about. We've got to keep our humor ... it's the best thing to get us through these trying times.