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OT: 99% crud (wasRe: OT: Re: Musical languistics)

From:J Y S Czhang <czhang23@...>
Date:Wednesday, June 4, 2003, 5:50
In a message dated 2003:06:03 writes And Rosta:

>> But I agree with Sturgeon's Law, except that I'd say everything's 99% >> crud, of which, 2% is excellent crud.
Excremental culture ;) "Excess is excrement. Excrement retained in the body is poison." - Ursula Le Guin In a message dated 2003:06:03 08:51:38 PM, John Cowan writes:
>Roger Mills scripsit: > >> Maybe it has to do with what's in the artist's mind-"Hey, I'm going >> to do something so ridiculous it's outrageous" as opposed to "Gee, >> how much can I get for this?" > >Le Guin says that the search for excellence may succeed or fail in >varying proportions, but the search for crap *always* succeeds. > >Then again, Gore Vidal says that for a book to be a best-seller, it is >not enough for it to be bad.
Again... Can we say "Excremental culture", kiddies 0_o? --- Hanuman Zhang = ! gw3rraa leg0set kaakaa! ! riis3rvaa, saaIlvaa, riikuu, sk0paa-g0mii aen riizijkl0! = (Fight Linguistic Waste! Save, Salvage, Recover, Scavenge and Recycle!)