Do the Math, THEN the Story

Here's an idea that's a winner ... and maybe expanded!

Straight from Google Mail ... a test for late night emails that you might regret later. You have to do a set of math

Now they put the tool in the context of alcohol-soaked missives to former friends and lovers. Maybe more apropos to CNBC users ... the late night memo to the office-at-large.

But I like the possibilities in journalism. Think about it ... how many times do you mutter "what were they drinking when they wrote this?"