laboratory maniac + caress of phyrexia?

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suppose i'm at 1 life, have 9 poison counters, and an empty library; but i also control a laboratory maniac.
now my opponent casts caress of phyrexia on me.

what happens?
Caress of Phyrexia applies the actions in the order written, so you draw first and because of that win
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so .. state-based actions have some kind of time-stamp ordering..?
Caress of Phyrexia applies the actions in the order written, so you draw first and because of that win


While its true that you follow the actions in the order written, you would still win if it applied the actions in reverse order.

First you'd go to 12 poison counters, then -2 life, then you'd try to draw from an empty library and win instead.

You don't lose the game until state-based actions are checked, and they won't be checked until after the caress resolves, but you win while it's resolving.
so .. state-based actions have some kind of time-stamp ordering..?

No. State based actions happen simultaneously. 
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oh, right, ha, the laboratory maniac making me win is a /replacement/ effect. weird and cool!
thanks. 
the laboratory maniac making me win is a /replacement/ effect

Indeed it is. The use of "instead" is a dead giveaway.