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Re: [at-l] Losing land to AT
- Subject: Re: [at-l] Losing land to AT
- From: Felix <AThiker@smithville.net>
- Date: Thu, 30 Jan 1997 17:15:21 -0800
Jim Mayer wrote:
> Just a note...
> This discussion started off with Diana passing on a report she saw in the
> Baltimore Sun. I won't pretend to know anything about this issue, but I DO
> know that one has to be very careful about sources. For instance,
> newspaper reports often highlight a conflict. Why? Because reports of
> cooperation are boring! And it is absolutely the case that by choosing
> which facts are presented, and how facts are presented, an article can be
> made to say almost anything.
Good point, JIM. I was once the first person on the scene of a
semi-accident. I was standing in the middle of the highway, talking to
the truck-driver, when it started to rain. The next day the newspaper
blamed the wreck on rain-slick roads. A grain of salt for all...
It ain't much, but try http://members.tripod.com/~Felixhikes/index.html
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