Sunday, May 08, 2005

Unnerving reading, particularly for recently awakened males with a cup by the computer

Apparently, in 1674, English women thought coffee's effects on English men were... detrimental to their health and happiness. [via Clio-Web via Cliopatria]

2 comments:

Richard said...

I have just finished my third cup of coffee, and feel like a 100 bucks.This is finals week, and thank God, for coffee and cigarettes!

Ahistoricality said...

Don't get me wrong, I'm a fan.... a drinker... a regular.... ok, an addict.

Since I posted this link, I've spilled hot (very hot) coffee on myself and broken (with the help of younger hands) a coffee maker carafe. I think I've angered the Lords of Caffeine, or something....