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Re: MSNBC article

_The Mistaken Extinction_ [Dingus and Rowe] is a great book, showing
alternative views of dino extinction and bird origins.  _Taking Wing_ [Pat
Shipman] is fabulous book showing tons of research and opposing evolutionary
trends.  Perhaps this will be of service to you.
~Brandon Haist

-----Original Message-----
From: Larry Febo <larryf@capital.net>
To: dinosaur@usc.edu <dinosaur@usc.edu>
Date: Saturday, February 13, 1999 9:57 PM
Subject: MSNBC article

>Just read the Tom Holtz  article concerning Bird Origins. Interesting
>summary, but I was disappointed not to see mention of  opposing views
>stating Birds as ancestors to Dinos.  I thought this was to be an expose on
>alternative views of Bird Origins??
>Anyway, I found the section on Digit homology to be enlightening! I never
>heard of "frame shift". Is this a new concept? Feduccia dosen`t mention it
>in his book. Is it more recent? How does it account for the necrotic region
>at the anterior end of the limb bud?
>Anyone have any refs concerning this research?