Started by Baruch, March 20, 2019, 07:10:03 PM
Quote from: aitm on June 06, 2019, 08:54:21 AMTalk sense to a fool and they call you foolish- said someone famous...a long time ago...or not so long ago.
Quote from: Cavebear on June 06, 2019, 09:32:42 AMIsn't there something about not arguing with fools because people might not notice the difference? Well, in my case, I had to correct the error. And of course, it WAS corrected. Even the managers who could barely divide 100 by 10 understood. I helped craft the correction to the next report, It got weasel-worded of course. The good part was that no one really cared. The bad part was also that no one really cared.
Quote from: Baruch on June 06, 2019, 12:03:27 PMMilitary guys are a bit more rooted in pragmatism. Other government departments are ... hard to pin down. I can see there would be departments where you couldn't tell up from down (because it is all a matter of arbitrary policy).