Date: Thu, 18 Dec 1997 10:37:53 -0800

From: "Thomas L. Clark" tlc[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]NEVADA.EDU

Subject: Re: The ephemeral Mudville

On Tue, 16 Dec 1997, Larry Horn wrote:

I suspect we really are trying too hard. This quest has all the earmarks of

the perennial dispute on about which Springfield the writers

of "The Simpsons" are "really" situating the weekly cartoon show in; every

week or so various posters chime in with new clues based on that week's

episode. I would imagine that similarly there is no true Mudville per se--as

Alan suggests, a general rather than specific label. --Larry

Or Cicely, AK (Northern Exposure).

Tom Clark