Date: Wed, 14 Dec 1994 05:16:08 -0600

From: "Timothy C. Frazer" mftcf[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UXA.ECN.BGU.EDU

Subject: Re: Roundabouts and Squares

On Tue, 13 Dec 1994, Joan Livingston-Webber wrote:

We have MANY roundabouts in this country, expecially

in small towns in Illinois and Iowa--that's where I'm familiar

with them anyway. Only we don't call them roundabouts, we call them

squares. And in the center around which the one-way

traffic flows is a courthouse.


Joan Livingston-Webber webber[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]

"What gets better is the precision with which we vex each other."

-Clifford Geertz

Yes, but one difference--at least here in macomb--is that people don't

tear around them at freeway speeds.