Re: Firestone, Oops

James Barnes (Barnesj@SMTP.LMS.USACE.ARMY.MIL)
Tue, 21 Feb 1995 12:35:17 -0600

On Feb 16, Ralph Holloway reported on some recent research:

> The study strengthens those arguments that have
>suggested that the male brain is more asymmetrical than the female's.
>main investigator is Dr. Sally Shaywitz, and the article is to be
>published in the journal Nature.

Uh oh... difference in the brain. The Shulamith Firestone following will
not like this. It'll interfer with their agenda.
(Shulamith Firestone, _The Dialectic of Sex_, Bantam Publ, 1970).

Ooops! I just posted a note a little while ago attributing the initial
Firestone reference to Rimkus. I ended with "PAY ATTENTION"

As soon as I hit the send button, I thought, "No! Wait... Aw,
@#$%#@%&." I hereby nominate myself for Dumbest Post of the
I had to track it down again, but, I believe the above is the initial post in
question, from Lief Hendrickson, posted 2/17/95 at 09:20 pm. Sorry, Mr.
Rimkus, I was thinking of you in reference to another thread.

Ruby, the section with the > mark are Ralph's words, everything else is
Lief Henderson's starting with "Uh oh..." I think I understand why you
thought Ralph said them, though.

Jim "Duh" Barnes