You know how when you call 911, they don’t send an arsonist and a burglar to your home? Crazy, I know, but it turns out that even if something is not strictly your fault, it can still be very much your responsibility.

Your problem, even!


  1. Posted August 3, 2006 at 9:47 pm | Permalink

    So, what brought this on?

  2. Posted August 3, 2006 at 10:12 pm | Permalink

    Welcome to my life.

  3. Mike Hoye
    Posted August 4, 2006 at 9:55 am | Permalink

    John: if I felt fully at liberty to say, I assure you, I would already have done so.

  4. Melanie
    Posted August 7, 2006 at 10:28 am | Permalink

    If this has anything to do with the previous post on emergent properties, have them read Michael Crighton’s book “Prey”. The science isn’t great, but it gets the point across…