A liberal's response a year later.

Jim jnantz2 at 216-19-216-16.GETNET.NET
Sun Apr 11 21:40:24 MDT 2004

At 08:30 PM 4/11/2004, Bill wrote:
>Hi Steve,
>     Also, many people have large gaps in their experience levels.  A few
>years ago, near Albany, NY,  I was riding in a van with several university
>type PhD's.  We had a flat tire.  They had no idea what to do.  I changed
>the tire, lickity crack, as they looked on sort of amazed.  My  guess is
>that these folks are the same types who don't get the terrorism threat or
>what to do about it.  Too far out of their ken.


They would have whipped out their cell phones and called the auto
club.  Had the auto club been unavailable or the cell phone out of range,
they would have waited there until someone came along who felt sorry for
them and changed the tire.

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