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RE: Feduccia (mis)quotes me and mentions the DML in his new book



You should get a blog. It helps with the identification process on blogger.

Cheers,

  Jaime A. Headden
  The Bite Stuff (site v2)
  http://qilong.wordpress.com/

"Innocent, unbiased observation is a myth." --- P.B. Medawar (1969)


"Ever since man first left his cave and met a stranger with a
different language and a new way of looking at things, the human race
has had a dream: to kill him, so we don't have to learn his language or
his new way of looking at things." --- Zapp Brannigan (Beast With a Billion 
Backs)


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> Date: Wed, 4 Jan 2012 14:39:13 +0100
> From: david.marjanovic@gmx.at
> To: dinosaur@usc.edu
> Subject: Re: Feduccia (mis)quotes me and mentions the DML in his new book
>
> A textbook example of creationist-style quote-mining. I'm not
> exaggerating; I've seen plenty of quote-mining by actual creationists,
> and this is what it looks like. Feduccia must be painfully desperate.
>
> Add to this the pointlessness of his entire complaint. For the sake of
> the argument, let's assume the BAD guys are all genocidal maniacs -- so,
> does that somehow make birds not dinosaurs? Are evil people somehow
> automatically wrong about science? Textbook example of an ad-hominem
> argument. Really not what I expect of a scientist. I know blogs where
> he'd be banned for _tone trolling_.
>
> Has anyone sent an e-mail to Feduccia yet?
>
> BTW, Mickey, I can't comment on your blog anymore; you switched the
> "Name/URL" option off. Did you attract that many spambots?