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February 26, 2004
Paranoia Runs Deep

In Nigeria, four states are refusing to allow their children to be inoculated against polio because someone spread the rumor that the shots are, in fact, designed to make the girls sterile.

You get arrested, you get a trial (eventually), and you're found 'not guilty.' So why are you not freed?

I'd never thought of murder and torture as being on the list of things that go better with Coke. Makes me glad I don't drink soft drinks.

On the other hand, murder and the oil industry, or murder and the gas industry don't seem quite as improbable together.

There was more. I was going to talk about a lot of things.

Unfortunately, what I thought yesterday was a lack of enthusiasm for blogging turned out to be the malaise one suffers when one is coming down with a ghastly illness.

Okay, not precisely ghastly, but I have a head cold, possibly a sinus infection, no one here at the office feels the slightest bit sorry for me (I'm going to go breathe on all of them in a minute), I'm brooding over the fact that I have to get back on an airplane in a week, wondering if I'll still be stopped up or if my head will explode, and realizing I have a conference call in a couple of minutes.

It seems unlikely that intelligent blogging will commence at any point during the day.

Posted by AnneZook at 08:42 AM


Gah - feel better soon!

Posted by: Elayne Riggs at February 26, 2004 10:58 AM


Thag u bery buch.

Posted by: Anne at February 26, 2004 12:15 PM