Wouldn't want to disappoint you Ben! ;-) I found it very well done. A pretty thorough and well reasoned analysis. I enjoyed it quite a bit. RonL. -----Original Message----- From: Ben Henick [mailto:persist1 at io.com] I personally am waiting for outside commentary on the conclusions I achieved, even if it's critical - I'd be disappointed if after writing 2,000+ words about Development And How Much It Costs, the only word I get back is that I've rushed to judgement on a tangential point.