And after all, so far no one has complained about waiting for the
Canadian National Anthem to play every morning, and that is lots longer than
1 minute. :) No Offense to those north of the border, I think it was nice
that they honored the Canadian entries that way.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Linnhoff, Eric [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Friday, September 29, 2000 9:59 AM
> To: 'Jay Mitchell'; 'email@example.com'
> Subject: RE: Banquet Longevity
> If a moment of silence is
> observed, I have no objection whatever. At least then, everyone
> gets to say his/her own prayer.
> Okay, I see your point. A moment of silence would've been more "fair" to
> all. But I whole heartedly believe that we _should_ still continue to
> this moment of silence with which we can thank (insert favorite deity) for
> our blessings.
> Is one or two minutes twice during the week of Nationals too much to ask?
> think not.
> Hell, they even pause for prayer at NASCAR events. ;^)
> Eric Linnhoff in KC
> 1998 Dodge Neon R/T
> #69 DS #13 TLS
> "When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen."
> Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961)