Re: PC thuggery :) Herstory/History
|From:||Andrew Smith <hobbit@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, December 29, 1998, 1:38|
On Mon, 28 Dec 1998, Tom Wier wrote:
> I believe that is because, for most of history, Hiztory (TM) was what anybody
> who studied history got; the two were synonymous. :)
>History gives a skewered idea of what men do. When I go out on this nice
sunny day I do not intend to revolutionize technology, cure epidemics,
invade Poland, or engage in any holocausts or international hostilities.
I might go into town later on and I'm going out for tea tonight, but that
is not HisTory. That is why I think the study of Hiztory has not yet
Andrew Smith, Intheologus firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. Why are there so many Smiths in the Phone Book?
A. Because they all have telephones!
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