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From: "Kith-n-Kin" <>
Subject: RE: Re[2]: [TMG] Wholly Genes chat
Date: Sun, 25 Apr 2004 13:29:44 -0700
In-Reply-To: <01fa01c42ac8$b67f5340$0200a8c0@karen>

We didn't ask the cows. This is an open-shop state and their union has no milk.

Actually, the reasons were (remember, this was 30 years or so ago):

1.Who wants to go to the drive-in movie at 10:00 at night and it is dusk.

2.Who wants to leave happy hour when it is broad day-light.

3.How many community college classes will we have to add to teach people how to change their clocks.

(Well, numbers 1 and 2 were real, anyway)

Pat (in Tucson, and been in Arizona a reallly loooong time)

Did I miss the chat?

-----Original Message-----
From: Karen McKellar [mailto:]
Sent: Sunday, April 25, 2004 06:25
Subject: Re: Re[2]: [TMG] Wholly Genes chat

> I notice that there are no clocks for those parts of the US that do
> not use daylight savings time.
That's because we who live in Indiana and Arizona are stuck in
never-never-land time. The excuse Indiana lawmakers make is
that "the cows
don't like it," I'm not sure if they have conferred with the
Arizona cows or not.

It is a battle between those who live on the Illinois side of
the state and want to be aligned with Chicago and the rest of
us who want to be alinged
with New York. Since there is no citizens initiative here it
is impossible
to bring it to a popular vote and the State House is controlled
by a Chicago backer so he won't even let it out of committee.
I think Indiana is the only state that has not on a
constitutional convention. We are still run by the political back room.

To make this on topic -- Thanks for the update to 5.12. I
haven't had a lot of time to work with it, but I like what I see.

Karen (8:24 or 0824 military EST)

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