> But Steve, you're ignoring my qualification! I said "viewed from the
> right distance" --so that distance might be from Jupiter. You want to
> drag us back into the details (wherein lies the devil?) and I didn't make
> any claims about that territory.
Fair enough, my space-voyaging colleague ;)
And this to my mind brings us back to the issue of context and audience.
So much depends on these varriables in the acceptability of any claim,
religous, academic, or otherwise.
Steve Krause * Department of English * Bowling Green State University
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