Monday, October 17, 2005

How can they tell it's working? 

A woman studies a painting by Paul Gauguin. A Swedish researcher said viewing and discussing art not only soothes the soul, it also helps cure ills like high blood pressure and constipation.(AFP/Scanpix/File -- click photo for link to original)
I mean, I'm studying the photo and wondering whether this is the constipation "before" or "after" shot. Oh well, what do I know about art?

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