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RE: Catch-22





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> Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2011 13:23:12 +0100
> From: saurierlagen1978@gmail.com
> To: dinosaur@usc.edu
> Subject: Catch-22
>
> The chatter in the recent “11th Specimen of Archaeopteryx” discussions
> concerning capabilities and traits (or lack thereof) for climbing (NOT
> “perching”) in theropods/basal birds reminded me that there is still
> an 800-lb gorilla in the room wearing a pink t-shirt that is one size
> too small with "Catch-22" scrawled across it in Air Force Blue...
> There’s an obvious question that still hasn't received good,
> convincing, direct answers...
 
>
> PS: Bit of trivia for you literary types/WWII buffs... Anyone catch
> the reason for the "Air Force Blue" reference? ;-)
 
because Catch-22 has its origins in the military  (or at least in a book about 
military decision-making)  ?