April 25th, 2004

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Various and Sundry

From this post - Tennessee needs some legal changes. Not that I trust everything on the web, but this is just plain ridiculous. Although the duelist one is pretty funny.

Slashdot ran some news about the Bush administration's new rules for overtime.

Saw this in the Onion - to preserve for posterity -

Libertarian Reluctantly Calls Fire Department
CHEYENNE, WY—After attempting to contain a living-room blaze started by a cigarette, card-carrying Libertarian Trent Jacobs reluctantly called the Cheyenne Fire Department Monday. "Although the community would do better to rely on an efficient, free-market fire-fighting service, the fact is that expensive, unnecessary public fire departments do exist," Jacobs said. "Also, my house was burning down." Jacobs did not offer to pay firefighters for their service.
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I give them credit for knowing their target market

I just deleted spam entitled "The Blue Pill". While I understand that there are many pills, and some blue, I was entirely nonplussed that spammers would attempt to sell me the construct program that causes me to forget what I know about the Matrix, between mortage loan reductions and penis/breast enlargements.