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June 10, 2003

Honest Work

I ran across this article about the new national Do-Not-Call list, and it’s pretty standard fare, so I was just going to move on and forget about it. Then I saw the author’s parting shot:

Finally, a word to you telemarketers who are about to e-mail me with angry denouncements of the federal do-not-call list and to complain about losing your jobs:

I once cleaned houses to make ends meet, which means I quite literally scrubbed toilets to make a living. That, my dears, is honest work. You might give it a shot.

Ha ha! I love it.