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Hah! The Second Amendment partisans (that's the "right to keep and bear
arms" for those not familiar with the U.S. Constitution) have a saying:
"From my cold, dead hands".

They usually sign emails on the subject (or, for that matter, ANY subject)
with the acronym: FMCDH.

I suggest we adopt it in reference to the copyrighted data contained in our
personally-prepared design guides!

Oh, and I guess that means we need to make common cause with the rest of the
anti-free trade, anti-corporation types like those who vigorously protested
Seattle and Quebec.

Anybody know a good recipe for a Molotov cocktail?

William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
Polhemus Engineering Company
Katy, Texas
Phone 281-492-2251
Fax 281-492-8203

-----Original Message-----
From: William Keil [mailto:wjmkeil(--nospam--at)]
Sent: Tuesday, April 24, 2001 9:16 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)
Subject: Re: seaint Digest for 22 Apr 2001

Well, I have no intention of giving up my design spreadsheets without a

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