A liberal's response a year later.

carl william spitzer iv cwsiv_2nd at JUNO.COM
Tue Apr 13 12:49:34 MDT 2004


I beleive its called technologically primative.  In that they are so
focused on their specialty that they have almost no knowledge or
experience outside of it.

CWSIV

On Sun, 11 Apr 2004 20:40:24 -0700 Jim <jnantz2 at 216-19-216-16.GETNET.NET>
writes:
>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.
>>
>>Bill
>
>Bill,
>
>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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