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ConsortiumInfo: The Transitive Property of Dots: What Price Massachusetts?

Jun 23, 2006, 22:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andy Updegrove)

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"While a quarter-page ad on the editorial page of the Boston Globe doubtless costs far less than a $30 million in-kind software donation, it's a good bet that the ad titled 'Working Together Better by Design' that appeared in yesterday's Globe has something to do with last week's generous contribution. If so, then by the transitive property of mathematics (which, as you will remember from middle school, teaches that 'if a = b, and b = c, then a = c'), there's a connection between that $30 million donation and the ODF policy of the Commwonwealth's Information Technology Division (ITD).

"Certainly there's nothing subtle about the goal of yesterday's ad..."

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