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Well, this explains alot...

How Random Babbling Becomes Corporate Policy

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Mad science gone horribly, horribly wrong(or right).

Well, this explains alot...

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Worst of all from this point of view are those more uncivilized forms of eating, like licking an ice cream cone--a catlike activity that has been made acceptable in informal America but that still offends those who know eating in public is offensive. ... Eating on the street--even when undertaken, say, because one is between appointments and has no other time to eat--displays [a] lack of self-control: It beckons enslavement to the belly. ... Lacking utensils for cutting and lifting to mouth, he will often be seen using his teeth for tearing off chewable portions, just like any animal. ... This doglike feeding, if one must engage in it, ought to be kept from public view, where, even if we feel no shame, others are compelled to witness our shameful behavior.
What maniac said this, you ask? Why, George W. Bush's adviser on bioethics. This same man ranted against test tube babies and organ transplants.

Classy, classy guy. Read more about "The Stupidity of Dignity"
  • That is SUCH a Victorian notion!

    I've heard that in Europe, folks don't eat on the street much. But I imagine that's because they wouldn't hurry something as important as food. They're either too classy to be rushed or too much of a slacker to rush. ; )
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