SXSW No Refunds, Wheel of Fortune, More Events Cancel Audiences and Other Corona Virus Links

Coronavirus Conference Canceled Due To The Coronavirus

In a very ironic turn of events, a conference on the coronavirus has been canceled due to the spread of the virus. In other news, the irony convention has been canceled because

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SXSW Will Not Issue Refunds

“Any and all payments made to SXSW are not refundable for any reason, including, without limitation,
failure to use Credentials due to illness, acts of God, travel-related problems, acts of terrorism, loss of employment and/or duplicate purchases.”

Also Tee shirts are now half price.

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Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy and The San Jose Sharks May All Lose Audiences

Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy announced they will film the show without their normal studio audiences to stop the spread of Corona and now the county that the San Jose Sharks play in has announced they are banning large public gatherings so the Sharks may have to play empty arena games or find a new home for the time being. You think it’s only tough on Athletes to play on silence? Well Ken Jennings will tell you the gentle roar of a Jeopardy crowd is the only thing that drives him.

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These Are The People Still All In On Cruise Vacations

The Daily Beast found people who are still willing to go on cruises even after the coronavirus outbreak. And those people? They’re the cheap.

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St Patricks Parades Cancelled

Ireland is canceling all of their St. Patrick’s Day parades after new cases of coronavirus have popped up in the country. Now the Irish will sadly have to do what they do every other day, drink alone in a dark room.

Read more at irishtimes.com.

Coachella and Stagecoach Postponed

It’s been announced that the Coachella and Stagecoach festival’s have been postponed until the fall due to the coronavirus outbreak. Now this gives everyone that much more time to get their festival outfit together.

Read more at TMZ

Schools Got No Class

Students at Fordham University in New York and Princeton University in New Jersey just found out that won’t be coming into a classroom for a little while as the schools are suspending in person classes in fear of the corona virus. Keggers will remain in person.

Read more at nypost.com.

Woman Coughs AT Man On Train, Video Goes Viral

A woman on a train in Sydney coughed at a man and they got into an argument, the video has since gone viral. He could have farted on her in retaliation but it’s unknown if coronavirus is transmitted that way.

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