[ExI] christmas songs 2
thespike at satx.rr.com
Wed Dec 12 17:20:11 UTC 2007
>As for adults who need help, definitely they need to be ruled with a
>rod of iron....
>Those lackadaisical New Orleaners should be chained into work gangs
>and forced to rebuild their city themselves. That'll larn 'em.
What BillK (sardonically, above) and PJ said. What's more...
This supposed to be a discussion arising from Dickens' "A Christmas
Carol," which in turn was a response to avarice rather than rational
management, to cruel and oppressive treatment of staff by a
dictatorial boss, carelessness of consequences, and general hatred of
life on the part of someone damaged by tragedy as well as deliberate
rejection of empathy and family warmth. Refresh your memory of the plot at
Anyone who supposes that Scrooge is John Galt or Mr. Spock needs a
quick visit from the Ghost of Wake Up and Smell the Napalm in the Morning.
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