On Tue, 30 Apr 2013 06:41:11 -0700, John Larkin <jjlarkin@highNOTlandTHIStechnologyPART.com> wrote:
>On Mon, 29 Apr 2013 21:26:37 -0700 (PDT), RichD <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > >>Yesterday, I was on a college shuttle bus. The driver >>was telling a passenger about the alumni donors, that >>you have to give a billion $ to get your name on a >>monument; "Do you know how much is a billion? >>It's about a hundred million" >> >>Are bus drivers allowed to vote? This explains much. > >Bus drivers don't need to know this stuff. It's more disturbing when journalists >and politicians are obviously innumerate, which they generally are. > >Could be the driver was being ironic with that busload of college brats.
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