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She should have said "Polhemic" ----->>>> :O)

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bill Polhemus [mailto:bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc] 
> Sent: Saturday, June 23, 2001 1:28 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: RE: Greed and Reward
> 
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: MACRO MARINE [mailto:doria(--nospam--at)iron.com.br]
> > Sent: Saturday, June 23, 2001 3:12 PM
> > To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> > Subject: Re: Greed and Reward
> >
> >
> > There will be always at least two sides replying to polemic issues.
> 
> Er, isn't that like saying "there'll always be two birds in a 
> pair of pigeons?"
> 
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> 
> po·lem·ic (p&-'le-mik) n. 1 a : an aggressive attack on or 
> refutation of the opinions or principles of another b : the 
> art or practice of disputation or controversy -- usually used 
> in plural but sing. or plural in constr. 2 : an aggressive 
> controversialist : DISPUTANT
> 
> (Etymology: French polémique, from Middle French, from 
> polemique controversial, from Greek polemikos warlike, 
> hostile, from polemos war; perhaps akin to Greek pelemizein 
> to shake, Old English ealfelo baleful Date: 1638 - 
> po·lem·i·cist  /-'le-m&-sist/ noun)
> 
> [QUOTE MODE OFF]
> 
> William L. Polhemus, Jr., P.E.
> Polhemus Engineering Company
> Katy, Texas
> Phone 281-492-2251
> Fax 281-492-8203
> 
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