Re: Australia cf. USA
Thu, 17 Dec 1998 20:20:45 EST

It appears that retroman might have said.

> > Then again, to an American, being
> > a subject of anybody is almost as bad as being a prisoner....

To which someone replied.
> What a fatuous statement.

Well no. I don't think so. I see very little difference between being a "subject" or being a prisoner. But then I'm a Texan too. My ancestors escaped from being "subjects" and for quiet some time we enjoyed relative freedom. Unfortunately recently it has been voted away in increasing increments.

EvMick <-------looking for somewhere else to escape to.