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Me: ...This was not addressed at all in the book. In fact the authors went so far as to say that the lawyers and doctors were "wasting" money on these items. Argh!

Markoose: Actually, I believe it was.

Yeah, okay. Revisionist history. I just remember thinking this way for a long way through the book. Anyway, they sure seemed to be promoting trades over professions talking about all the money professionals "waste". Now don't get me wrong, I think the trades are great, but they shouldn't be knocking professionals for what they need to do.

Simon
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