Goes Round, Comes Round
Martin: "May I please apply for grant money to work with you guys?"
Dingledongle head of dept: "Certainly, your project looks very interesting."
Martin: "Thanks." (Does application paperwork.)
Dingledongle head of dept: "Wait a minute! I saw you on TV the other day. You said that a lot of archaeologists are unemployed and that we might as well close down the MA courses for a few years. You can't work here! Fuck you!"
Martin: "You don't like me saying that in public? I'll show you public!" (Writes polemical article.)
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