23 April 2010

Beer or Bread?

Set the wayback machine for 10,000 B.C. What does the world look like?

Agriculture hasn't been invented yet, though people brew beer from wild grains and are starting to notice that if you plant the seeds, they'll come up in the same place next year, making it easier to brew beer. (What, you think people invented agriculture for bread?)

Law professor Glenn Harlan Reynolds writing here.

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