Training is popular in Oz because of the "training guarantee" law enacted by the Hawke govternment a couple of decades ago.
The training guarantee rules went out the window some time ago. There is no longer a tax incentive to provide training for staff.
Actually one word or, acronym to be precise, the DMCA.
As far as I know, the laws applicable in the USA do not apply to the rest of the world...
Only if you are born in a hospital. If you are born at home, you can tell the doctor to fuck off when he says he needs to take genetic samples.
And if you can talk very soon after you are born, then your genetic material would be worth studying
... "Heaven knows I'm miserable @#%^H!*( NO CARRIER
Shit, are people still listening to The Smiths in the future?
I'm afraid, Very afraid. I am listening to my portable music playing device while I read this. As soon as I got to this part of the thread, who should come out of the earphones but The Smiths singing Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now.
The clever country indeed.
"Irrigation of the land with sewater desalinated by fusion power is ancient. It's called 'rain'." -- Michael McClary, in alt.fusion