Date: Tue, 2 Jun 1998 22:37:16 -0400
From: Gregory {Greg} Downing
Subject: Re: bogus anecdotes

At 05:26 PM 6/2/98 -0400, Evan Morris wrote:
>At 10:34 AM 6/2/98 -0400, Gregory {Greg} Downing wrote:
>>Since I don't read all of the Times except on weekends, I wasn't aware of
>>that feature's special nonjournalistic status. You mean any of us can send
>>them a fantasy, or a recast/improved anecdote, and they might print it if
>>they think it's amusing?
>Oh, you betcha. Especially if it reeks of smarmy elitism, as that one did.

But isn't elitism great, as long as you actually don't have to do much to
claim it? (Add your own emoticon here.)

Greg Downing/NYU, at greg.downing[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] or gd2[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]