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Re: They did it again
On Mon, Aug 12th, 2013 at 1:15 AM, GSP1954@aol.com wrote:
> As you recall, on 11/6/93 I wrote a letter of complaint to the WashPost
> about the inaccuracies in a Sunday Mark Trail comic strip featuring
> They did it again. Today's MT is about the dinosaur. The text is OK, but
> they show pterosaurs and a pelycosaur as though they are dinosaurs. Requires
> another letter of complaint.
Everyone knows that anything big and extinct is a dinosaur. T-Rex (with a dash
and a capital R),
plesiosaurs, 'pterodactyls', dimetrodons, mammoths, unicorns... all 'dinosaurs'
that were regularly
hunted by club-wielding cavemen with stooped postures.
Spatial Data Analyst Australian Dinosaurs
Melbourne, Australia http://home.alphalink.com.au/~dannj