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Old September 2 2013, 01:02 PM   #2
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Re: Jelly Beans show you how much you waste your time!

There is a somewhat more distressing (to me) example of human life span in Carl Sagan's COSMOS television series. He is standing in the New York public library next to a bookcase his own height. He then explains that if he read one book a week and lived an average lifetime, he could read from where he was standing -- and paced a few bookcases down -- "to about here."

That is probably my fate -- I will die with a book in my hands (and a cat sleeping on my lap).
"No, I better not look. I just might be in there."
—Foghorn Leghorn, Little Boy Boo
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