No, Coronavirus Is Not a Disease Spread Through Corona Beer

Everyone’s been hearing about the outbreak of coronavirus in China for more than a week now . . . and people all over the world are trying to figure out exactly what it is and how to avoid it.

Which led to this.

Apparently, people have been searching Google to see if you can catch coronavirus from Corona beer.

Corona Virus Beer - Interest over time on Google Trends

Over the past week, the number of people searching for things like “Corona beer virus” has EXPLODED . . . with lots of searches coming from the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil, and India.

I’ll save you the embarrassment of having that in your Google search history:  Um . . . no, coronavirus is NOT spread through Corona beer.  

(Boing Boing)