Tue, 13 May 1997 21:36:27 -0400 (EDT)

In response to Damien R. Sullivan's comments:

>It takes a fair bit of chutzpah to call all of history ludicrous. And
>most people accept the right to tell their children what to do...

I didn't mean anything about children, just governments.

>Showing how politicians have hurt people
>more than they have helped might do something. Name-calling won't.

You're right. Sorry I forgot my E-Prime. Politicians live by regulating
and ruling others, not by providing anything of real value. They also try to
keep their power by creating unneccessary laws, etc, etc.

Shawn M. Johnson