>> Fellow netters:
> I've thoroughly enjoyed the recent discussion on this topic,
> *BUT* smile face not withstanding, the comment at the end of the
> recent posting by morphy at cco.caltech.edu was offensive and uncalled
> for. Flame each other to your hearts content but put your brain in
> gear and think before you type.................
I need no lectures from you or anyone else on putting my brain in gear. I
*am* a Negro and not entirely unacquainted with racial slurs.
I am amused that *you* find my comment offensive.