There's an old joke that goes something like this: If you owned a business and an elderly customer inadvertently paid you with a $100 bill instead of a $10 one, the ethical dilemma you're faced with is do you or do you not tell your partner?

Last week in this space I wrote about ethics -- or, more correctly, the stunning absence of ethics-related courses in the nation's high school and college curricula and how two professors from Kansas State University were trying to rectify that disturbing situation.

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