Tuesday, March 25, 2008

Who knew?

It turns out that Robert's Rules of Order were compiled from parliamentary procedure by a general who happened to be a Baptist layman. Given the stereotype about my fellow Baptists not exactly being the most orderly in our meetings, I've got to smile at the irony.

Or maybe it's appropriate. H/T Veith. Hopefully he gets his stamp soon for his contribution to general sanity in meetings.


Jim Peet said...

Baptists: at least they have meetings!

Good stuff. Am going to put on my blog!

Bike Bubba said...

But is that a good thing, Jim? :^)

Glad you enjoyed it.

Gino said...

i thought baptists only held their meetings at NRA conventions and fishing derbies.

not that its bad thing,mind ya.

Bike Bubba said...

So that was YOU that I met at the last one, Gino? You should have introduced yourself! :^)