Re: ANTHRO-L Digest - 9 May 1995 to 10 May 1995

james burton (jhburton@FACSTAFF.WISC.EDU)
Thu, 11 May 1995 08:25:15 -0500

>>"I usually get asked, "Did you see that article in the paper about the
>>new dinosaur find?" Or, "How many dinosaurs have you worked on?"

Actually there's quite a bit of good dinosaur material on the anthropology
sections of the World Wide Web!

>>I don't know about the rest of you,but when I tell people that I'm an
>>anthropologist their >>response it to ask me if I've been on any good digs

I'm surprised (still) about how many times I've gotten the response "Oh, I
think bugs are SO interesting!"

I think we're seeing our own reflection here. Kim Stout just said it all:
>>Not to beat a dead horse (dinosaur?).. this topic ties back
>>to the importance of getting our message out to the general public.