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Bill, thanks for sending that!  I've been trying to recall the details for some time but couldn't.  Actually I though it was a bit longer, including a few other categories of cultural strengths and weaknesses, but I may be wrong.
Ralph

In a message dated 1/30/06 1:27:28 PM, BPolhemus(--nospam--at)wje.com writes:

To conceive of the bliss that is heaven, consider it to be a place where:
 
o The cooks are French
o The engineers are German
o The policemen are English
 
Hell, on the other hand, may accurately be depicted as a place where:
 
o The cooks are English
o The engineers are French
o The policemen are German
 
(N.B. All the above are white Europeans, of course, so there is no question of insult).
William L. Polhemus, Jr. P.E.