Amusing: public schools as petri dishes for infections disease.
This does remind me of several ancedotes I've heard among homeschooling parents. They usually comment that keeping children at home most of the day provides a tremendous drop in infections...perhaps that's what drove the growth of homeschooling in the last decade.
Did the head cold cramp Halloween celebrations?
Not his -- he seemed to be fine Sunday morning. I, on the other hand, take four or five days to shake these things.