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Diamond Princess passenger tweets food reviews during coronavirus quarantine

An American passenger on board the Diamond Princess — a massive cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan because of the coronavirus — has been tweeting food reviews with quippy messages. Matthew Smith — one of the more than 2,666 passengers stuck in their cabins since Tuesday — has praised the Carnival Japan line, which he said has started “stepping up its game” since the quarantine began. “Princess stepping up its game with food service on #DiamondPrincess,” Smith wrote. “Don’t believe the honeymooners who would rather be in an American hospital. You might have to drag me off the ship when the quarantine ends.” This is the only plea for help I have onboard #DiamondPrincess Sorry/Not sorry pic.twitter.c ...