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Re: FW: Notes on scientifically comparative paleoposes



People, can we give this a rest already?  The horse has been shot,
beaten, burned, resurrected, drawn and quartered, ground up, etc.
It's getting to the point of being agitating.

Thanks
Lee

Lee Hall
Paleontology Undergraduate
Museum of the Rockies
Montana State University
Bozeman, MT
lhall@montana.edu
http://sites.google.com/site/leehallpaleo/Home




On Mon, Mar 21, 2011 at 6:06 PM, dale mcinnes <wdm1949@hotmail.com> wrote:
>
> Only until those last 5 poses are taken by palaeo-artists restricting the 
> rest of us to a
> ..... prostrate pose ??? [Here we come ..... ]
>
> dale
>
>> Date: Mon, 21 Mar 2011 16:57:44 -0700
>> From: dinoguy@sbcglobal.net
>> To: dinosaur@usc.edu
>> Subject: Re: Notes on scientifically comparative paleoposes
>>
>>
>> If we take a look at Muybridge's ostrich locomotion series, at 
>> <www.flickr.com/photos/boston_public_library/4328168598/#/photos/boston_public_library/4328168598/lightbox/>
>>  , we can see 6 distinct poses from which to choose for illustrating running 
>> theropod skeleton profiles. If we choose to respect Gregory S. Paul's wish 
>> that we not copy the pose he made famous, 5 alternative poses remain 
>> available to other paleoartists. Would this satisfy everyone?
>