Rick Harrison wrote: > Tuesday night I fell into a pond and nearly drowned. Since it was warm > stagnant water, there is a remote chance that I may have been infected > by Naegleria fowleri amoeba; if so, I could be dead within a couple of > weeks. I hope that's more of a theoretical possibility! Indeed, Wikipedia tells me it's pretty rare: only 23 cases in the US between 1995 and 2004, but then, I don't know how many people fell into warm stagnant water in the same time. ... > Is it arrogant to want some of your ideas to live on after you die? If it is, why does that matter? -- Tristan.