Subject: Re: Kent Beck's talk
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <stephen@xemacs.org>
Date: Mon, 16 Aug 2004 11:23:32 +0900

>>>>> "Karsten" == Karsten M Self <karsten@linuxmafia.com> writes:

    Karsten> There's also a *very* strong tendency for people to norm
    Karsten> standards on best-case eras.  [examples elided]

Don't forget that agricultural policy in all "advanced" nations is
based on "parity", ie, the notion that (real) agricultural prices
should be a nondecreasing function of time.


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