"Apparently, a concern for others is self-love at its least attractive, while greed is now a sign of the highest altruism. But then to reverse, periodically, the meanings of words is a very small price to pay for our vast freedom not only to conform but to consume."
Friday, May 12, 2006
I did not know that.
Mink, Louisiana was the last town in the nation to get phone service.
Ok, you're saying so what. Big Deal. A lot of people didn't have phones in the 50's.
That's true. But Mink got its phone service in 2004. The punchline--they started petitioning to get phone service in the 70's.