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“I am a cruise ship worker currently trapped at sea” Ask me anything

Bedroom on cruise ship

PortandTerminal.com, May 8, 2020 LOS ANGELES, CA – The popular social news aggregation website Reddit has something they call AMA – “Ask Me Anything”. The idea is that someone doing of interest to the community of Reddit users offers to truthfully answer any questions that are asked of them. Melinda Mann, a cruise ship worker stuck onboard Holland America’s Oosterdam …

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Cruise to Nowhere Passengers Spend Easter on ‘Ghost Ship’

Holland America's Zaandam, left, and the Rotterdam cruise ships are seen in Panama City bay on March 28. Photographer: Ivan Pisarenko/AFP via Getty Images

BLOOMBERG, APRIL 13, 2020 Thousands still on ships a month after industry halted cruises |  Argentina’s Covid lockdown blocks some passengers’ return home By Michael Smith for Bloomberg – For some passengers, this has become a cruise to nowhere. After enduring a coronavirus outbreak on a Carnival Corp. luxury cruise liner, some passengers say they are still trapped aboard another luxurious “ghost ship,” …

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President Trump prefers sick on cruise ship kept out of America for sake of numbers

President Trump wearing red hat at press conference flanked by two officials.

“I like the number being where they are. I don’t need to have the numbers double because of one ship that wasn’t our fault” President Trump said during a visit to CDC yesterday. PortandTerminal.com, March 7, 2020 WASHINGTON – Vice President Mike Pence says 21 people aboard the Grand Princess cruise ship off the California coast have tested positive for …

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When can we all agree that you shouldn’t be getting on a cruise ship right about now?

White cruise ship docked. Black people sitting on dock nearby

PortandTerminal.com, February 28, 2020 It is now much safer to assume the worst and kick any suspected cruise ship problem down the road to the next port. No one wants a quarantined cruise ship like the Carnival Diamond Princess sitting off its coast for weeks and all of the mess that that entails. HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Another cruise ship …

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Another 10 infections on cruise ship in Japan; passengers confined to cabins

Medical personnel wearing hazmat suit on board cruise ship

Reuters, February 6, 2020 TOKYO (Reuters) – Ten more people on a quarantined cruise liner in a Japanese port have tested positive for coronavirus, officials said on Thursday, taking the number of infected passengers to 20 with test results on more than 170 still pending. About 3,700 people are facing at least two weeks quarantine on the Diamond Princess ship …

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