Boy: Frazz, can I bum some of your electrolyte drink?
Frazz: You realize it doesn't help with brain cramps.
Boy: The question is, can it hurt?
@Herrweh, I could point out that our modern numbering system came out of the Muslim world, along with the concept of zero. One last little detail, while Europe was in the dark ages, it was the existence of Muslim scholars who probably prevented humans from sliding completely back to barbarism.
July 31, 2013