Kat, unfortunately, if I send e-mail from UW's web interface, it's not
something I can control. Fortunately, the majority of that should be
addressed within the next week, as the University is upgrading the
Exchange server, which will give us a true Outlook-type interface.
That'll do it. While I was on vacation, I didn't have a choice, and I
replied from home this morning, where I use the Web interface as well.
Here's the text of the message that got MIME'd earlier. (I
>And, as the article from the Cato Institute said, many of the social
>problems caused by alcohol became worse during Prohibition. If money
>presently spent on enforcement of drug laws were redirected into
education >on the consequences of drug abuse, I'd hope that the problems
would be >significantly reduced.
>The Cato article also talked about the rise of organized crime during
>prohibition. After Prohibition's repeal, the crime bosses had to move
to >something else, and the logical choice was drugs. If drugs were
legalized, >for at least the short term, people would find it
preferrable to pay the >increased taxes rather than take the risk of
buying drugs that had not been >taxed, in situations that were not as
safe, and buying drugs that were not >nearly as safe.
An unreasonable man (but my wife says that's redundant!)
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one
persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all
progress depends on the unreasonable man.
-George Bernard Shaw 1856-1950
From: Kat [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Wednesday, January 05, 2005 1:47 PM
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Subject: Re: if you're against the iraqi war... Now Drugs
Kendall, isn't there any way you can do your emails via a client that
allows you to send text-only messages? Seems to me this is happening a
On Wed, 5 Jan 2005 10:44:07 -0700, Kendall David Corbett
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