Some Like It Hot

Gordon Mohr
Mon, 24 Sep 2001 22:59:42 -0700

Geege writes:
> With Afghani women in full veil, wouldn't it be easy for bin Laden to
> walk about as one of them?   

Sure! Similarly easy for lithe members of Delta Force. :)

Under their veils and between themselves, women there can 
smuggle all sorts of things. 

Perhaps the long-term solution is to provide Afghanistan with
a few million units of "A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer" -- 
as in Neal Stephenson's "Diamond Age".

- Gordon