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Re: Strangest thing at the SVP...



Kevin Padian had an jet fighter cockpit and flight suit around him.

Andrew R. C. Milner
City Paleontologist
St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, St. George, Utah
Home Phone: (435) 477-9467
http://www.dinotrax.com
andrew@hanmansfossils.com

"There is no branch of detective science which is so important and so much
neglected as the art of tracing footsteps" -- Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1891

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Thomas R. Holtz, Jr." <tholtz@geol.umd.edu>
To: "Jaime A. Headden" <qilongia@yahoo.com>; <dinosaur@usc.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, November 09, 2004 6:30 AM
Subject: RE: Strangest thing at the SVP...


> > From: Jaime A. Headden [mailto:qilongia@yahoo.com]
> >
> > Tom Holtz (tholtz@geol.umd.edu) wrote:
> >
> > <...was the Photoshopped hoax "Men of the SVP" calendar.  Featuring (in
> > non-chronologic order)  Jim Mead, Bob Bakker, Phil Currie, Paul Sereno,
> > Jack Horner, Scott Sampson, Jim Farlow, Jim Kirkland, Peter Dodson,
Kevin
> > Padian, Hans-Dieter Sues, and... well... umm...>
> >
> >   Indeed, according to the calendar, Tom was the ONLY dressed man for it
>
> Not true: Sereno was wearing a tux...
>
> > ... and thus shall live a set of imagery I shall never forget despite
> > trying. However, December Man was the one most remember, I think. While
> > silent auction records went for between $20-25,
>
> Actually, the silent auction one went for $190!!
>
> > the live auction version
> > went for over $200, especially since all the "participants" in the
> > calendar signed it :) (which reminds me, a signed volume from ALL the
> > authors of _the Dinosauria_ (2nd. Ed.) went for over $500, and the proud
> > owner would later tell me she will have that book buried with her ...
love
> > you, Jeri!!
>
>
> Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
> Vertebrate Paleontologist
> Department of Geology Director, Earth, Life & Time Program
> University of Maryland College Park Scholars
> Mailing Address:
> Building 237, Room 1117
> College Park, MD  20742
>
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>