April 20, 2006
Bring Out Your Dead!
Posted by Ellen at April 20, 2006 11:44 AM
LOS ANGELES -- A woman from the Country Club Park area contracted a case of bubonic plague, the first human case in Los Angeles County since 1984, county health officials said Tuesday.
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My wife and I were joking about this story because coincidently, Tuesday's episode of "House" was about someone who was (eventually) diagnosed with the plague.
We surmised that the doctors were in the patient's room while "House" was on, saw the diagnosis on TV, and thought "Hmmmm..."