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Old 04-08-2012, 11:44 PM   #312
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Exclamation Keeping Ac count of Recycled Souls

The Beehive scenario is a world in which the state is the primary funder and controller... Its overriding aim is the production of a skilled workforce, and to this end it has created a largely homogenous system for the masses while allowing the elite to attend the few traditional universities...

The word census is of Latin origin; during the Roman Republic, the census was a list that kept track of all adult males fit for military service. The modern census is essential to international comparisons of any kind of statistics and censuses collect data on many attributes of the population, not just how many people they are, although population estimates remain an important function of the census taker...

You know what you look like to me, with your good bag and your cheap shoes? You look like a rube. A well scrubbed, hustling rube with a little taste. Good nutrition's given you some length of bone, but you're not more than one generation from poor white trash, are you, Agent Starling? And that accent you've tried so desperately to shed: pure West Virginia. What is your father, dear? Is he a coal miner? Does he stink of the lamp? You know how quickly the boys found you... all those tedious sticky fumblings in the back seats of cars... while you could only dream of getting out... getting anywhere... getting all the way to the FBI.
An important aspect of census enumerations is determining which individuals can be counted from which cannot be counted... A census taker once tried to test me...I ate his kidney with some fava beans and a nice Pinot...

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