[lit-ideas] Re: ubiquity

  • From: Donal McEvoy <donalmcevoyuk@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 5 Dec 2004 10:06:12 +0000 (GMT)

 --- JimKandJulieB@xxxxxxx wrote: 
> On the local news, said by a fire chief, regarding a new fire house:  
> "We're 
> five miles from everywhere, so we should be able to get there in 3  minutes
> if everything works right."
> I really have nothing to add.  But a good deconstructionist could do  
> something with that.  Or a good Popperian.

It's more or less fine if taken to mean "We're within 5 miles of everywhere
within our remit and so should be able to service any area within that remit
within a 3 minute travel time - if everything works right."

Put that way, we see the greater economy and beauty of Fire Chiefese.

Popperians For Fire Chiefs

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