How the Brain Works and More

Paul Bush paul at phy.ucsf.edu
Thu Apr 25 16:08:24 EST 1996


In article <Pine.A32.3.91.960423211500.115689B-100000 at red.weeg.uiowa.edu>, Brian J Flanagan <bflanagn at blue.weeg.uiowa.edu> writes:
|> 
|> BJ: Picky, picky. O! By the by, my early comments re: 'otherwise
|> respectable sources whose analytical abilities have apparently collapsed'
|> was not, in fact, a potshot at you, Mr. Bush, but at ... Patricia
|> Churchland, whom I love to tease because she is so beautiful and so silly.
|> No, the grousing over 'emergent' nonsense was just so much boilerplate and
|> in no way aimed at you or the other fellow.

I'm sorry, I have no idea what you are talking about.

|> (In fact, I have only just recently discovered your confusion over that issue.)

Please enlighten me. (Without 400 lines of Newton/Einstein quotes, if possible).

|> So please accept my
|> apology if you should have happened to have taken offense over that small
|> comment and rest assured that, where you are concerned, my remarks will
|> always be ... a bit more ... how shall I say ... lethal. Hey! I'm kidding!
|> You know, I have a friend named Dave Bush. He's a young actor fresh out of
|> school, and doing very well for himself out in Hollywood.  I'll tell him I
|> met you and that we get along famously. 

Is this what happens when you live in Iowa for too long?

Paul






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