Subject: RE: (urth) Wrangling Over Minutiae Date: Wed, 4 Dec 2002 11:03:27 -0700 From: "Dan'l Danehy-Oakes"
Mantis then Josh wrote: > > I strongly disagree: not mentioning it upfront was what made it a=20 > > back-alley ambush of a housewife by an academician. In the animal=20 > > kingdom this is predatory camouflage. >=20 > This is uncharitable. >=20 > Simple embarrassment might have prevented Jerry from talking=20 > about his Ph.D. And simple embarassment might also have caused Mantis to exaggerate the degree of his "ambushment." Actually, I'm more interested in his self-description as a=20 "housewife" ... 8*) --Blattid --