Camels vs. dromedaries?

Michael Covarrubias mcovarru at PURDUE.EDU
Fri Apr 4 02:43:34 UTC 2008

Joel S. Berson wrote:
>> Aha.  So camels always tell the truth, unlike the moon, which always lies.
> Well, I'm going through an eclipse, and in the dark on this apothegm.
> Joel

The moon lies because it says 'D' for Decrease when it's really
increasing. that mnemonic always seemed like too many steps. i always
preferred to remember that ours is a Hebrew moon. It goes from right to


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