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Old 03-31-2013, 06:14 PM
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Originally Posted by BoringGuy View Post
I know that quote! Wasn't it Buckminster Fuller? "People will do the smart thing after they have tried every stupid alternative and failed". Something like that?
The version I had in mind is attributed to Winston Churchill, talking about Americans: “You can always count on Americans to do the right thing - after they've tried everything else.”
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