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Friday, October 17, 2014

Throop's Revenge

A satire from long ago has gone up over on the story preview page.

Kelvin Throop was a character that showed up in a variety of shorts, written by several different authors over the years. Throop was a malicious creature who deliberately answered all of his inbox with pure honesty. Some of the episodes were "The Blue-Pencil Throop," "Kelvin Throop Rudes Again," "The Quality Throop," etc.

2 comments:

  1. On a complete tangent, you might liek this:

    http://scientiasalon.wordpress.com/2014/10/03/rescuing-aristotle/

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  2. Michael, didn't I send you this link to Mayhew's scholarly text defending Aristotle's biology after finding for you the Old Greek's citation on woman's teeth?

    http://www.amazon.com/Female-Aristotles-Biology-Reason-Rationalization/dp/0226512002%3FSubscriptionId%3D02ZH6J1W0649DTNS6002%26tag%3Devolvthoug-20%26linkCode%3Dxm2%26camp%3D2025%26creative%3D165953%26creativeASIN%3D0226512002

    It more rigorously examines my own experience in my extended clan with women not developing third-molars and losing teeth due to pregnancy.

    JJB

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