Last week I went to Borders to kill some time and look through some GRE prep books; I walked by the bargain shelf and saw Survival of the Sickest for $5.99! It was calling my name… I had to get it. So I’m putting off Catch-22 for this; I’m only in the beginning, but so far, it is quite interesting and has not disappointed my curiosity at all.
From Chapter VIII
WHY YOU AND YOUR iPOD MUST DIE
Seth Cook is the oldest living American with a particularly rare genetic disorder. He’s lost all his hair. His skin is covered in wrinkles. His arteries are hardened. His joints hurt from arthritis. He takes an aspirin and a blood thinner every day.
He is twelve years old. [Read more.]