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Re: Theft of dinosaur bones from Glen Canyon National Recreation Area
> Sorry if i upset anyone with my not-too-well-considered post
> earlier today.
> We could do an interesting study from this, though. We could
> tally how many people replied [negatively] to the post,
> divide by the total number of subscribers to the DML, and
> find out what percentage of the general population doesn't
> have a sense of humor.
"I'm sorry, but everyone who complained has no sense of humour."
This "apology" sets a new standard for back-handed double-talk.
If you don't mean an apology, don't give it.
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Martin BÃker
Institut fÃr Werkstoffe
Technische UniversitÃt Braunschweig
Langer Kamp 8