Milongas closing due to Swine Flu?

lesleyw

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I live in Canada and have heard all the Milongas in BA have been closed down due to swine flu. Has anyone heard of this?
 

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I haven't, but I'm not an expert. I do know that the theaters were closed for about 7 to 10 days up until ~July 17th or July 18th. But I'm thinking that they are open again. I feel like the Swine Flu (a.k.a. "Porcina", a.k.a. "H1N1", a.k.a. "Gripe A") hysteria has died down a bit. Whether it should have died down or not, I don't know, but I think that people are getting past it. But that might be because all of the schools are closed right now.
 

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Theaters have cancelled concerts during the month of July, but the milongas continue as usual. I haven't heard of any being closed because of the flu. Attendance is down because tourism is down during winter.

I went dancing on Friday night and Sunday evening at my regular place. Attendance was normal.
 

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Some clases are suspended but the Milongas are all still going.
 

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I asked this very question to a local girl on Monday and she said that they are open.

So unless something's changed since yesterday, they're open.
 
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