A Brief History Of Medicine

  1. 2000 B.C.: Here, eat this root.

    1000 A.D.: That root is heathen. Say this prayer.

    1850 A.D.: That prayer is pure superstition. Here, drink this potion.

    1940 A.D.: That potion is snake oil. Here, swallow this pill.

    1970 A.D.: That pill is ineffective. Here, take this antibiotic.

    2000 A.D.: That antibiotic doesn't work anymore. Here, eat this root...
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    Just awesome, Stargazer.