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Re: Gilding the lily
In a message dated 97-06-29 14:44:16 EDT, Peter writes:
<< "Another new twist to the fireworks display will
be the musical accompaniment, simultaneously
broadcast on the Q and CKXM, as well as on a
sound system on the harbour. Those who are too
far away from the speakers can tune into the music
on their radios."
The most troubling part about this is the assumption
that everyone wants to hear the "music," and if you're
so "unfortunate" as to be too far away, you are to
be grateful for the opportunity to hear it on the radio.
-- Michael Wright
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