Re: Diamond, Miller, Gould, Darwin was:followers/leaders

Date: Wed Jun 28 2000 - 06:41:36 MDT

In a message dated 6/27/00 9:13:59 PM Central Daylight Time,

> After I sent the "12 dB" post, I realized what (I think) the original poster
> meant by the apparent nonsequiter "put another round in the clip." I think
> it meant (s)he had a bunch of books in the queue to read, and the Diamond
> book is added to an already long list as another round is added to a number
> of others already in the clip. I have an ever-growing queue of books to
> read too. {8-] spike

It was me who said that, actually, and that was what I meant. In my personal
shorthand, I call my reading list, the "brain clip", holding rounds of brain
ammo which I fire into my mind . . . I know that's weird.

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