April 27th, 2005


[health,quote] bash.org on medicine

Ядерно, я считаю:

Egger: Heres the history of our medicine.
"I have a sore throat."
2000 BC : "Eat this root"
1200 AD : "That root is heathen, say this prayer."
1500 AD : "That prayer is superstition, drink this elixir."
1800 AD : "That elixir is snake oil, take this pill."
1900 AD : "That pill is ineffective, take this antibiotic."
2000 AD : "That antibiotic is artificial, here, why don't you eat this root?"