Re: "Sagan and Velikovsky" to appear in

Kevin D. Conod (
28 Jan 1995 23:44:27 GMT

>I find this remarkable, a kind of gentile form of book burning for the
>sake of -- I suppose -- protecting the innocent from dangerous lies.

Since when did protecting the innocent from harm become a bad thing?!

>Whence this evangelical zeal to purify your bookseller's shelves?

Hardly "evangelical," he doesn't want to destroy the books or stop people
from reading them, they just don't belong in the science section.

>Do you do this for other scientific books you deem to be in error?

I don't know about Mr. Jackson, but I certainly do (and proud of it too).