Muddle-headed Kay (mhw) wrote,
Muddle-headed Kay
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I have been naughty

In the current (24/31 December 2005) issue of New Scientist there's an article about hygiene hazards in the workplace, and I felt impelled to write a letter to the Editor:

Charles Gerba is reported to have discovered faecal bacteria on used coffee cups, with increasing levels of contamination associated with higher administrative grades, and apparently he is unable to explain this phenomenon.

Hasn't managerial promotion always been linked proverbially to arse-licking? Now perhaps there's evidence.

Happy Christmas!


I wonder if they'll print it? ;)
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