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Poster: "Michael Jeffrey Looney" <barderic@mailcity.com>

Anotehr problem I have with the libraries, with the new computer data bases that they have, is if you do a key-word or a subject search, and you get a list of 500 books, and you go throug them all jsut to find that MAYBE 5 of them actually ahve anythong to do with your subjest beyond a minor mention of like 3 words.
Or the books that you REALLY need at "loaned out" at the time, and I always have teachers that think that you can write a complete essay over a 2 day period, with something like 5 news articles, 3 encyclopedias, and numerious other accurate sources.  I've actually had more of those than I can count on my fingers and toes, and you go looking for this stuff, and, SURPRISE, it's never there, not what you need!
Anyone else out there like that?

Tristin de Roquelaure ("idiot savant")
Kingdon of Atlantia
Barony of the Windmaster's Hill
Canton of Buckston-on-Eno
"Als thai haf wryten and sayd
Haf I alle in myn Inglis layd,
In symple speechs as I couthe,
That is lightest in manne's mouthe.
Alle for the luf of symple men,
That strange Inglis cannot ken."

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