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Re: Aussiedraco, new Australian pteranodontoid pterosaur

On Wed, Mar 23rd, 2011 at 12:32 PM, David Marjanovic <david.marjanovic@gmx.at> 

> What you are really saying is that Australians _do not use_ the term 
> "Aussie" and use "Ozzy" _instead_.
> The concept that it's possible to assume that anybody would write one 
> word but mean a quite different -- etymologically related, but different 
> -- word is the stinking rot in English spelling. It gives me word rage. 
> (You know, like road rage, only more persistent.)

You must really hate English place names then (ie. Worcester, Greenwich, 
Gloucester, etc)


Dann Pigdon
Spatial Data Analyst               Australian Dinosaurs
Melbourne, Australia               http://home.alphalink.com.au/~dannj