Swine fluJune 5, 2009 Tim WorstallTrivia3 Comments see more Lol Celebs previousThat Cabinet reshufflenextFrom the FT 3 thoughts on “Swine flu” Mark Wadsworth June 5, 2009 at 6:34 pm swine ‘flu, actually. Or seeing as ‘flu is short for “influenza”, maybe it should be ‘flu’, with apostrophes before and after? ChrisM June 6, 2009 at 9:02 am Surely you don’t travel by ‘plane or ‘bus. Some contractions have become words in their own right. Tim Newman June 6, 2009 at 12:45 pm First you get a frog in your throat, then you come out in a rasher. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.