I finally got around to checking out those scanned visa applications today. That's just insane. My only guess is that before 9/11, our biggest reason to deny a visa application was if we were afraid they were only coming to America to sponge off a couple free social services, so the visa inspectors (or whatever their called) got real complacent(sp?) at their jobs.
Well, Kaz, if she's engaged to you, I say get her the hell out of my country. (Kidding, of course).
I can see room for amibguity on some of these, but that leads to two questions:
1. Can we afford ambiguity on things like visa applications? 2. When the same guy submits three really different (and all suspect) applications, he's just got to be up to something. (Other than being a "teater" in "wasntwn").
Using a key to gouge expletives on another's vehicle is a sign of trust and friendship.
According to her website (sallyridescience.com), Sally Ride has passed away after a battle with pancreatic cancer. From the press release: She might just be the last astronaut whose name I really knew and whose career I followed.