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Re: what pisses off paleontologists



Fossil sites being raided and specimens being hacked out of the ground without 
regard.


---- Brad McFeeters <archosauromorph2@hotmail.com> wrote: 
> How about the shortage of funding and jobs?
> 
> Crackpot theories don't make me angry, some of them are just entertaining to 
> read if you don't take them too seriously.  
> 
> Brad 
> 
> ________________________________________
> From: owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu <owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu> on behalf of Daniel 
> Bensen <bensen.daniel@gmail.com>
> Sent: December 2, 2015 7:17 AM
> To: DINOSAUR Mailing List
> Subject: what pisses off paleontologists
> 
> Hey all,
> I'm putting together a couple of essays for the general public about
> dinosaurs and paleontology, and I want to make sure I got my facts straight.
> 
> This essay is about things that anger professional paleontologists. So far
> I've got (1)crackpot taxonomic theories (2)the public's inability to accept
> feathered dinosaurs and (3)fossil theft. Have I missed anything?
> 
> Now's your chance to vent!
> 
> Dan