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Wed Jan 19 05:02:15 GMT 2011
----- Original Message -----
From: "Eric Oppen" <technomad at intergate.com>
To: <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
Sent: Tuesday, January 18, 2011 10:57 PM
Subject: Re: [LMB] ACC
> Quoting Damien Sullivan <phoenix at ugcs.caltech.edu>:
>> On Tue, Jan 18, 2011 at 06:41:01PM -0800, Royce McDaniels wrote:
>>> two points: Jackson's Bloody Whole has better health care than the US.
>> ? I said *universal* health care JW's high end is obviously better than
>> ours, but the low end is probably "sell your spare kidney to pay for
>> it". Actually, no, no one wants your kidney anymore, they can grow
>> their own, the low end is prostitution or selling your children.
> Considering that JW's got about a thousand years' worth of technology we
> don't have, I'd be surprised if they didn't have much better health-care.
> I can think of a whole bunch of things (effortless weight control, forex)
> that would make me a very wealthy man if I had
Mark though did NOT have effortless weight control....
> them here-and-now and could sell them to people.
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