quote: If anything needs to be pointed out, I think it's that today, one would be hard-pressed to find a spot one could live and be a hermit.
quote: The belief in a world so crowded people will be forced elbow to elbow is held only by people who spend most of theirlives within 100 meters of a road.
quote: Perhaps they just liked a good pint of beer. Why didn't they just boil water, and then drink it?
quote: The alcohol killed the nasty crap
quote: I've read the antiseptic properties were due more to the natural acidity of beer, as opposed to the alchoholic content.