: "Bill" wrote in message
:> Several times I've seen Amish framing carpenters working on projects
:> around Cleveland. Scrambling around with no safety rigging, no
:> hardhats, no safety glasses, bare hands, yikes. And from what I
:> understand, the local builders love them; they show up on time, know
:> what they're doing, work hard, and don't complain.
: No lawyers or politicians can make a big difference in the work ethic of a
Maybe, but "work ethic" (i.e. "works hard") doesn't
mean "works without proper safety gear".
The latter is better paraphrased as "works stupid".
-- Andy Barss