[LMB] Stupid drug names.

Pat Mathews mathews55 at msn.com
Fri Dec 24 18:58:45 GMT 2021


Okay. Even so.
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From: Lois-Bujold <lois-bujold-bounces at lists.herald.co.uk> on behalf of David Bowen <dmb0317 at gmail.com>
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Subject: Re: [LMB] Stupid drug names.

Pat,

   I believe you've misread the attributions. William's text is prefixed
with the >. The "Poppycock" quote belongs to Joel.

David Bowen

On Fri, Dec 24, 2021 at 10:24 AM Pat Mathews <mathews55 at msn.com> wrote:

> Okay. Now I get the context, the original post not having hit my inbox at
> all.
>
> Data point: My daughter is an MD and she gave me a KN-95 mask and told me
> to start wearing it, because cloth masks didn't cut it.
>
> William: Starting a reply with "poppycock" sounds belligerent and would
> probably earn you a reprimand in a formal debate. I believe the accepted
> form is "I disagree."
>
> There is already so much rudeness in the world now, that good manners
> would be a ray of light in the smog.
> ________________________________
> From: Lois-Bujold <lois-bujold-bounces at lists.herald.co.uk> on behalf of
> Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com>
> Sent: Friday, December 24, 2021 6:52 AM
> To: lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk <lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
> Subject: [LMB] Stupid drug names.
>
> From: Joel Polowin <jpolowin at hotmail.com>
>
>
> WILLIAM A WENRICH (wawenri at msn.com) wrote:
> > The latest from the White House is that three layer cloth masks are
> > useless and we have to change to N95 forever.
>
> Poppycock.
> ...
> Joel
>
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