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Re^2: Global warning is an act of:

by swampyankee (Parson)
on Nov 21, 2008 at 17:59 UTC ( #725193=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

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I got completely turned off to Crichton after his book Airframe, which was touted as the "shocking truth about what airframers don't know about metal fatigue" Since I was an airframe maker, and we had known about (and designed around) airframe fatigue issues since before Crichton first put pen to paper, being lectured to by a no-better-than-second-rate novelist was highly offensive. Maybe I should have lectured him about plot.

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