From: The Real Bev on
Rod Speed wrote:

> enough wrote:
>> U.S Consumer Product Safety Commission and
>> the Window Covering Safety Council Announce Voluntary Corrective Action
>> Plan
>> NEW YORK (December 2009) - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
>> (CPSC) and The Window Covering Safety Council (WCSC) are announcing an
>> industry-wide voluntary corrective action plan covering roman-style shades
>> and roll-up blinds to prevent the potential hazard of strangulation to
>> young children.
> The more that get strangled the better.

Harsh. Still...

>> The recall involves window coverings that can form a loop and cause
>> strangulation.
> Makes a hell of a lot more sense to get some darwinian selection back into
> the system.

For once I agree. Might have been better if Darwin had started at least one
generation previously, though. Offspring tend toward the norm.

Cheers, Bev
"I can't stand this proliferation of paperwork. It's useless to
fight the forms. You've got to kill the people producing them."
-- Vladimir Kabaidze