Sep 5, 2007

Russian Mayor Instills American Work Ethic

FINALLY!

YAHOO NEWS: The mayor of a Siberian oil town has ordered his bureaucrats to stop using expressions such as "I don't know" and "I can't." Or look for another job. Alexander Kuzmin, the 33-year-old mayor of Megion, has banned these and 25 other phrases as a way to make his administration more efficient, his spokeswoman said Tuesday.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070904/ap_on_re_as/russia_word_ban

3 comments:

Jennifer said...

Does this law extend to post office clerks???

Ern said...

Let's certainly hope so.

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