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Re: Arms into wings

In a message dated 3/5/99 4:17:44 PM EST, TomHopp@aol.com writes:

<< Yeah, okay. And here's another. Ostriches don't fly. Therefore birds don't
 fly. >>

The correct syllogism is "Ostriches don't fly. Therefore >not all< birds fly."
Pretty trivial when you put it this way.