Michael Shiloh michael at
Tue May 13 18:52:57 CEST 2008

Hugo Mills wrote:
> On Tue, May 13, 2008 at 09:36:58AM -0700, Michael Shiloh wrote:
>> Years ago I imagined such a pill with a known delay (e.g. the time it 
>> would take for the outer casing to dissolve). Pills would be available 
>> with different delays (different thickness of casing).
>> Thus, you would take a caffeine tablet with say an 8 hour delay and go 
>> to sleep.
>> 8 hours later you would awake feeling alert and refreshed, and as if 
>> you'd already had your morning coffee.
>    Nice idea, for the caffeine users.
>    A friend of mine used to keep a 2-litre bottle of Coke by his bed,
> so that in the mornings he could get enough of a caffeine hit to get
> out of bed and make the first coffee of the day...



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