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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.