Re: Hey Pat
Posted by Mary on 5/30/03
Yes, the old 'explain the universe in no more than one paragraph and give
examples' approach, eh? We shall stay tuned.
On 5/30/03, Pat wrote:
> Hey Mary, I contacted some high official of IJT and he said they were looking
> forward to receiving my essay but then I leared it was too long. So then I
> re-wrote the whole thing and I am still trying to figure out how to squeeze so
> much information into a small article lol
> I'll let you know more as I am updated.
> And lately my attention has been off MCS and into something more important to
> me, so I've been quite busy with writing and reading essays and reviews for
> various other topics. So it will probably be a good 5 or 6 months before it's
> published (if not IJT then probably in The Atlantic, though the IJT official
> say he wanted it).
> On 5/28/03, Mary wrote:
>> Hey Pat:
>> What do we know about your article being published? Been accepted?
>> Scheduled? What's up.
>> Best Regards,
>> On 5/28/03, Pat wrote:
>>> >ALL living things are
>>>> effected by toxins.
>>> Of course, everyone knows that. I don't think Mary disagrees either. Simply
>>> because that is the nature of a toxin (though I think "poison" would be a
>>> better word to use).
>>> Poisons alter the structure and/ or functioning of cells. "Drunk" is no
>>> than having your brain cells altered by alcohol.
>>> What skeptics meed is solid evidence that poisons are as abundant as some
>>> claim, and I think Mary was asking you for such evidence.
>>> On the other hand, some substances are poisonous to some while harmless to
>>> others; but that's a different topic.
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