[Ads-l] astrology = astronomy

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Mon Aug 15 17:51:23 UTC 2016

On Mon, Aug 15, 2016 at 1:00 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

> From _Forbes_ online:
> "A few months ago there was a theory proposed in the astrological
> community that surmised that we humans might be too late for alien
> life. The theory pretty much stated that alien life is already extinct
> and we are all that was left of life in the universe."

Forbes.com: "theory, astrological community, surmise, alien life," all in a
single sentence? Is Forbes.com attempting to replace NationalEnquirer.com
as the site of nonsense?

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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.
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