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    No, the Sultan's demands are still not sufficiently rational; the only lasting peace is one based on reason and scientific principle -- Horatio Jackson

    by rgilly on Wed Aug 04, 2004 at 08:48:56 AM PDT

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      Take a page from the Mughal emperor Akbar's book:  He had a guy chunked out a window, and when the fall didn't kill the guy (evidently broke a good many bones and would have been fatal eventually), had him dragged back up for another go.

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