Umm … Wrong Corona!

Topping the list of people eager for an official name for nCoV2019: The makers of Corona beer.

BoingBoing has revealed a recent spike in Google searches for “corona beer virus.” Evidently some people believe the Mexican brew is somehow connected to the virus.

“It's disappointing that this needs to be written, but the only thing that Corona beer and nCoV have in common is the origin of their names,”—the Latin for crown,coronaVICE explains.

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