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Re: A News Item Regarding Giganotosaurus
From: Dinogeorge <Dinogeorge@aol.com>
>In a message dated 98-04-17 03:05:15 EDT, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
><< *T. rex was "kept at bay" by Giganotosaurus! >>
>This was a particularly bad gaffe. The two genera are tens of millions
>years apart in time.
This story was particularly emblematic of the hysteria to reach
personally satisfying conclusions based on little or no evidence, not to
mention the desire to create controversy where there is none.
(The story made literal the conflict going on in the popular media
between Giganotosaurus and Tyrannosaurus -- now they are actually facing
off dino a dino! "You're goin' DOWN, T. rex!")
Nonetheless, we do learn of this great new Giganotosaurus find, so not a
Many thanks to the person originally posting the url.
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