Archaic archaic at
Fri Jun 14 13:36:19 PDT 2002

On Fri, Jun 14, 2002 at 10:30:17PM +0200, Robert Ian Smit wrote:
> > Has an employer no way to find out about who he hires? Obviously someone
> > selling merchandise would like to know if he is hiring a convicted thief.
> Why? Wasn't the convicted thief punished already? Should he not get
> another shot? 
> Mr Shopkeeper "Not at the expense of my wonderful toenailclippers".
> Bah, to that sentiment ;)

I tend to agree with that to an extent, so lets modify it a little. How
about multiple theft convictions. I tend to lose faith in recurring


When all government little as in great things... shall be drawn to
Washington as the center of all power; it will render powerless the
checks provided of one government on another, and will become as venal
and oppressive as the government from which we separated."

- Thomas Jefferson, 1821

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