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Tim Blair

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Friday, November 29, 2002
 
YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED

Today's question:

Our parliaments don't debate it, our statisticians don't measure it - but it could be the missing ingredient in our national political life. It's that elusive thing called hope. Is our national obsession with piling up more and more things choking our hopes for a better society?

Answer:

No.

Next week's question: Is red wine the work of the devil?