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Originally Posted by KD5NRH
Um, duh. Does the CEO of Pfizer have to "provide guidance" to the chemists on how to mix and measure or should they already know that? Do TI's plant managers "provide guidance" to the engineers on how to route a circuit, or is working that out the engineers' job? Does the sergeant give helpful digging tips, or just tell you where the latrine should be? Caltrans has engineers to figure out how to do it; the legislature shouldn't need to do more than tell them to do it.
Obviously, you have never been privvy to the inner workings of CalTrans . . . .
And sergeants have been known to give helpful digging tips. They mostly concern useful hints about the digger's ancestry and/or species, said digger's future status in the armed forces, and what else the digger might do with the shovel. All in caring tones and in the spirit of bonhommie
, of course.
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