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RE: Dinosaur Has 950 Word Vocabulary



On Tue, 27 Jan 2004, Craven, David wrote:
> >> "This was despite the researchers discounting responses like "What ya
> doing
> >> on the phone?" when N'kisi saw a card of a man with a telephone, and "Can
> >> I give you a hug?" with one of a couple embracing.
> >> ..."
> >> 
> >> Is the parrot supposed to have said this when his owner was looking at
> the
> 
> >That was my impression.
> 
> >> cards? Because if so there's something funny going on...
> 
> >You're just jealous the parrot scored better than you...
> 
> There are sauropods (and I'm talking about their fossils) that would score
> higher than me in such a test. I have the opposite of telepathy, a
> supernatural ability to get it totally wrong...

Actually, in esp land worse than expected results is also supposed to be
significant.

Give me some lotto number picks, and I'll know which ones NOT to pick
;)