Re: LUCY: ``Yes, we have no bananas!"

Kathy McIntosh (
Thu, 14 Nov 1996 21:04:09 +0000

In article <>, fmurray@pobox
>what i find interesting here is that the ratio of the largest
>refuter's figure to the smallest refuter's figure is larger than the
>ratio of ed's figure to the largest refuter's figure...this becomes
>true if we take socrates "few hundred yards" to mean a figure above
>approx. 132 we use a larger value for socrate's "few hundred
>yards" (his phrase justifies using a larger value), the ratio between
>the largest of the refuter's figure and the smallest of the refuter's
>figures becomes a multiple of the ratio between ed's figure and the
>largest of the refuter's figures....
>perhaps something might be wrong with the refuter's figures??...

My God! I didn't know you needed a higher degree in convoluted logic to
read this newsgroup!

Couldn't you have put the above in plain English?

Kathy McIntosh
"The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits."
Robert Byrne.