littlek, Glad you're glad.
Imur, Yup. Gotta love it.
Noddy, Get dem peasants outa your head. You have other things to deal with. Are you holding your dominion?
Zoro, Yet another thing wrong with that one. In Spanish the plural of peon is peones. If the author had been talking about peasants, I would have fixed it.
I recall seeing as a diner special (sign in the window) in Queens, probably in 1989 or 1990:
Chicken Gordon Blew
I did not eat there ever again.
jes, So Gordon had his unusual preference. The chicken may have died happy. You never know.
osso, Ant, aunts. What's the difference?
One emerging strain of thought is that human evolution leaves us ill-equipped to judge financial markets. (No wonder we're ill-equipped if thinking is such a strain.)
They can be used either to break or cause a heroine addiction. (Is the author referring to the afternoon soaps? Or a drug with an extra e?)
Available funds may not be available on short notice. (Then how available are they?)