Maximilian Wilson wilson.max at gmail.com
Tue Nov 8 16:56:25 PST 2005

On 11/8/05, Davdi Silverrock <davdisil at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 11/8/05, Jon Lincicum <lincicum at comcast.net> wrote:
> >
> > After all, a Hawk would never post on this mailing list
> I nearly think that you are profoundly and entirely incorrect in this.
> >(he'd be too busy observing to participate)
> I think you have misunderstood Hawks.  You appear to be generalizing,
> not from one example, but from a misapprehension that observers can
> never do anything besides observe; an oddly restrictive thesis.

Actually, it sounds to me like a generalization from the onion
metaphor in Yendi.

Max Wilson

Be pretty if you are,
Be witty if you can,
But be cheerful if it kills you.