Dark Bilious Vapors

But how could I deny that I possess these hands and this body, and withal escape being classed with persons in a state of insanity, whose brains are so disordered and clouded by dark bilious vapors....
--Rene Descartes, Meditations on First Philosophy: Meditation I

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10/27/2004: Signs o'the Times:


from the Billy-Ball email newsletter today, on some unusual (actually, maybe not as unusual as all that, just not as visible) ticket scalping in Boston:

Then there is ther other way to score tickets - no, Iím not talking about scalpers - Iím talking S-E-X. The Boston Herald reports personal ads on the Internet have folks offering tickets for sex. "Willing to give up my incredible World Series tickets in exchange for sex with a beautiful woman,'' one man posted at craigslist.com. "E-mail me for more info -- but I'm a good-looking guy, so you have nothing to worry about. Just not a big Sox fan. Those e-mails with pics get first priority.'' Came the reply: "E-mail me pictures of the tickets.''
Of course, that reply was inevitable.

Len on 10.27.04 @ 09:52 AM CST



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