Despite the snarky comment by James Tiberius Kirk (or Milton Berle; depending on attribution) -- "A meeting is an event where minutes are taken and hours wasted" -- meetings are a matter of course in most people's worlds. People complain, but meetings are necessary to getting all sorts of work done. But do they really stop crime? Should we have more in order to make the streets even safer? Let us know what you think in the comments below. The source of this archival records will be revealed Friday.