Thought about taking a trip to Vegas. But not much into the gambling, drinking scene. And tickets for Bette Midler's show, the few left, were going for about $250 apiece.
Fortunately, if I want a mix of risk, puzzlement and blinding flashes of light, all I have to do is look at the news. For example, in Oregon, the uninsured had a chance recently to enter their names in a lottery. The prize: being allowed to apply for coverage under the Oregon Health Plan.