Article: 261626 of talk.bizarre From: Andrew Solberg <firstname.lastname@example.org> Newsgroups: talk.bizarre Subject: 16x100 Date: 1 Dec 1995 14:09:45 -0500 Organization: iTRiBE Mail to News Gateway Lines: 32 Sender: email@example.com Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> X-Mailer: ELM [version 2.4 PL23] X-Provider: iTRiBE, Inc <URL: http://www.itribe.net/> X-Gateway: Posted via the iTRiBE News<->Email gateway X-Disclaimer: iTRiBE, Inc. neither endorses nor assumes any responsibility for the contents of this posting. Status: O CHALLENGE ********* Visibility in the boardroom was almost zero due to the smoke. "Then we're agreed," rasped Hendricks around his cigar. "The space program will have to be scuttled." "But *subtly*!" chimed in Orr. "Our hand in this matter can never be discovered." A chorus of agreement rose from around the table. "An accident, then," suggested Hendricks. "Something catastrophic?" Lowell pored over the plans. "Should be easy." "How many expendable astronauts do we have?" Myers consulted a clipboard. "Six." "Get a seventh," ordered Hendricks, inhaling smoke deeply. "I don't care where. A civilian, maybe." "For that personal touch," added Orr. Hilarity ensued. -- This post is COPYRIGHT 1995, Andrew Solberg. All rights reserved. Standard usenet distribution is acceptable; other forms of reproduction or reprinting may be considered in violation of international copyright law. Andrew Solberg is HWRNMNBSOL: email@example.com, Math Dept., Rice U.