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All content © 2002-2005 Anne Zook

February 10, 2004
I don't want to be rude

But just because you're being paid doesn't mean you've done any work.

I mean...look at me. Am I working at the moment?

Posted by AnneZook at 01:13 PM


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LOL! Thanks, that one made my day. :)

Posted by: Elayne Riggs at February 11, 2004 08:22 AM

Actually, this whole affair raises a fascinating epistemological question for me as an historian, who is terribly reliant on written sources like pay records (or remittance and passport records, in my case): sources have to be evaluated in light of other sources, and contextual realities.

Your comment crystalized it for me, though (see the blog for more). Thanks.

Posted by: Jonathan Dresner at February 11, 2004 05:03 PM