[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
>Interestingly most words that we use today were "made up" by someone once
>upon a time... if you substitute minerals for genetics, it's surprisingly
>descriptive. This is how language evolves. Isn't it wonderful that we can
>credit Niven and other Sinclair's with such a great descriptive new word
Did I not say that the usage may spread?
Niven has already performed impressive feats of meme-distribution regarding
Prince Henry and other matters. He may succeed with this one, too.
John S. Quarterman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
[ This is the Sinclair family discussion list, email@example.com
[ To get off or on the list, see http://sinclair.quarterman.org/list.html