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Thread #59418   Message #1637855
Posted By: Amos
30-Dec-05 - 09:57 PM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
I am sorry to report, as well, that a recent Survey shows Americans' personal misery has increased since early 1990s. This may be a reflection of the National Debt, or it may be a case of cultural polarization taking its toll, but what ever the cause, it is sorry news.

I am happy to add, to offset the bad news, that African elephants, it has been learned, are mimetic in the same way parrots are, and imitate the sounds of their environment. This strikes me as good news, although I cannot say why; perhaps it means there are fewer larg e lorries in Africa that was first believed.