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It's like filling out your W-2 (income tax) forms when you get a new job.  It is required, but by then, you already have the job.  So I really fail to see the comparison.  

What is important about the Oath, is that you can't be held responsible for anything before it.  You're basically saying, Ok, from ... right...  NOW, I am officially in charge.

"Pretending that you already know the answer when you don't is not actually very helpful." ~Migeru.

by poemless on Fri Jun 5th, 2009 at 06:23:11 PM EST
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