Re: teaching appropriate values to the young

From: Spike Jones (
Date: Fri Apr 14 2000 - 23:59:25 MDT

> > > How can we avoid passing on similarly inappropriate values
> > > to the next generation?
> Cynthia wrote: We can't. Generals are always trying to fight the last
> war.

Roger part of that. Generals *for the losing side* prepare to fight the
last war. I can assure you, the hidebound stodgy military is astonishingly

hip in their foresight and insightfulness in some areas. The guys that
get up to flag rank today are visionaries as well as practical managers.
They have some computer sims of future-battle scenarios that would
knock yer socks off.

Of course, West Pointers are *still* required to get training in
swordsmanship... {8^D spike

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