Re: Tears for fears. Was Re: Guide for anti-AATers

Phillip Bigelow (
21 Oct 1995 10:33:00 -0700 (David L Burkhead ) wrote:
>> Have you got a source for this claim? Actually "these claims":
>>That the three animals mentioned cry in response to emotional upset
>>(I'd _love_ to see how _that_ was determined), and that seals and
>>otters cry in response to salt crisis. responded:
>See the post 'refs:re crying as a marine marker' I do apologise for including anecdotal evidence
>from Charles Darwin rather than scientific papers, what does he know about eanimals after all?

I don't know about the rest of you, but I think the word "crying" is a
STRONGLY biased anthropomorphic term...