Chris detailed the boundaries of gender distinction and forwarded info from the NYT on our success in the war on drugs:

“This year’s harvest will be around 6,100 metric tons of opium - a staggering 92 percent of total world supply. It exceeds global consumption by 30 percent.”
ANTONIO MARIA COSTA , head of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, on Afghanistan’s record opium crop.

That’s about all that happened while I was off-line. But this morning I smiled and wept.