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> From: Elliotte Rusty Harold [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> At 3:29 PM -0700 4/18/02, Ronald Bourret wrote:
> >I'm not sure that teaching your kid to patent how to play is
> a valuable
> >lesson. A valuable lesson would have been teaching the kid
> to share his
> >invention with all the other kids in the playground. Maybe Corporate
> >America could learn that lesson, too.
> I think the lesson here was just showing the kid what Daddy does at
> the office. That seems perfectly reasonable to me.
HA! I hate it but the above sounds reasonable to me too... When they ask
me what I do for a living, I usually have to say something like "You
know... Computer stuff".