Re: virus: my evil twin

Nathaniel Hall (
Thu, 09 Oct 1997 15:20:36 -0600

KMO wrote:

> Nate, I don't think you're my intellectual oposite on EVERY issue.

That's too bad. I love a good fight. But I only argue about what I really

> And
> yeah, a choice between Al Gore, Jack Kemp, and Ross Perot ain't no
> choice at all.
> The voter-choice-analogy that resonates with me goes a little sumthin'
> like this:
> You're riding in a car. You are not driving, nor can you speak directly
> to the driver. The car has a stereo with two preset stations (sometimes
> three). You get to choose which button to push, or better yet, you and
> the other passangers get to put to a vote the question of which preset
> radio-station to listen to. Turning off the radio is not an option, and
> any claim that the act of pushing one of the two buttons has no impact
> on the course the car takes will get you denounced as an irresponsible
> nihilist who is just making excuses for the fact that he's too lazy to
> push either button.
> BTW the subject line is a song reference. I know at least Eva will get
> it.
> -KMO

I think those radio buttons are messing with the power steering! Needs a
good mechanic with OBJECTIVE knowledge of the system I figure.

BTW So I'm not your exact evil twin. Never forget who brought me to this
list in the first place, heh heh.
Your evil spawn
The Nateman