rr – No, quite the opposite. If you said you weren’t worried, I’d find that worrisome. So thanks for reassuring me.

bev – Thanks so much!

David – “Well-compensated depressive,” eh? Sounds like something I should look into. But I’d probably just get depressed. (What, me worry?)

A new theory is gaining ground that proposes a viral origin for schizophrenia, and possibly other mental illnesses. Housecats might be an alternate host. I swear I’m not making this up. Brain-damaging viruses among other species are well documented, so why should humans be immune?