Davis, Iain E. wrote: > That certainly made for an interesting read. I think I might've learned > some things. :) I second that... My education barely touched Communism (I'm not exactly sure why), so a lot of the stuff Holly wrote was news to me. As an aside, my SO asked me to pass on to "Comrade Brust" (her little joke) a tidbit from the Economist, wherein they profile Hernando de Soto, a Peruvian economist whose dogs he named Marx and Engels because "they are German, hairy, and have no respect for property." Jose -- Jose Marquez | Never settle with words jhereg69 at earthlink.net | what you can resolve http://home.earthlink.net/~jhereg69 | with a flame thrower.