[Ads-l] NCIS Dialog

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu May 26 16:17:21 EDT 2016

On Thu, May 26, 2016 at 7:39 AM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

>  A perfect - maybe *the* perfect - ex. of a phenomenon I reported on
> years ago: "fact" = 'notion or idea.'

Quite so. It's a fine example of,

"Say/Write anything. Who cares about the extra nanosecond needed for
processing? The mental exercise may preclude the development of old-timer's

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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