If you think the power situation is bad you ought to see the total mess in
the educational K-16 system. We are now giving BS degrees to students who
can't read. Sort of gives a new meaning to the BS degree.
At 04:42 PM 04/07/2001 -0400, you wrote:
>Spike Jones wrote:
>> As you may have already heard, Pacific Gas and Electric
>> declared chapter 11 bankruptcy yesterday. Our so-called
>> governor Gray "Red" Davis declared the move on the part
>> of PG+E as "selfish" for it "does not have the interest of the
>> people of this state at heart."
>That is almost surreally similar to _Atlas Shrugged_. It reads like
>something that Ayn Rand would make up for the sake of driving the point
>through your head like a railroad spike, not something that would actually
>take place in the real world. Be afraid.
>-- -- -- -- --
>Eliezer S. Yudkowsky http://singinst.org/
>Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence
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