Subject: Re: Preventing a class from being instantiated From: Erik Naggum <email@example.com> Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2001 06:49:53 GMT Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> * Bruce Hoult | It's called a "joke", Erik. Every idiot claims that what he said was a joke when he gets caught. In any case: acquire some _taste_, you anti-social retard. Please note: if you think the above is offensive, it is of course a joke and you did not get it. If you do not find it offensive, it is of course not a joke, and you did not get it. This is not a joke. Get it? /// -- The past is not more important than the future, despite what your culture has taught you. Your future observations, conclusions, and beliefs are more important to you than those in your past ever will be. The world is changing so fast the balance between the past and the future has shifted.