Wednesday, October 19, 2005

The World in a Glass

The October National Geographic has an interesting article about "Six Drinks that Changed History". The six drinks - beer, wine, hard liquor, coffee, tea, and Coca-Cola - all played an important role in history, from ancient times to the present. They drove military and economic expansion, fueled the enlightenment and protected peoples' health from contaminated water.

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Blogger starbender said...

Thank God we have them!
:)

11:00 PM  
Blogger Peggy said...

I don't know how I would function in the morning without coffee.

12:36 AM  

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