When humanity makes true, verifiable progress, we can all sit up, admire, and imagine what it must be like to be in the pioneer's shoes.
Please, therefore, take a moment today to consider how it must feel to be Cathy Matthews and her more than 100 friends.
Did they cross the Atlantic on a 2 by 4? Not quite. Did they climb Everest dressed only in bikinis? Almost. For they claim to have broken the world comments record for a single Facebook post.
I am indebted to the Huffington Post for bringing this history to my attention.