A Brave and Modest Nation
Gary Lawrence Murphy
30 Apr 2002 10:22:17 -0400
>>>>> "G" == Gordon Mohr <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
G> Giant gaps in capabilities, and giant gaps in peoples'
G> perspectives about what's impressive, are funny. An example
G> that comes to mind is that scene in 'Raiders of the Lost Ark',
G> where an intimidating swordsman with a giant blade and
G> flourishing technique is rapidly and casually dispatched by
G> Indy and his pistol.
Hmmm ... What about that scene on CNN where a gaggle of Saudis armed
with packing knives bring down the WTC? Isn't that an example too?
"The girls call my friend Big John;
He's big as he can be.
Well Big John may be twice the size,
But he don't know as much as me"
-- Joe Williams(?) Daddy Rollin Stone
Gary Lawrence Murphy <email@example.com> TeleDynamics Communications Inc
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