In a message dated Tue, 20 Mar 2001 4:56:47 AM Eastern Standard Time, Gunnar Jauch <[log in to unmask]> writes:
<<I remember a particular debate on the nature of thrushes years ago. Certain listers proved to be some kind of self styled ornithological experts -- perhaps
Keats would refer to those (e.g. to Tom K.) as *Wise Thrushes*...; -.
I recall it all too well, as I recall being called to task for my wilder speculations by the esteemed and greatly missed Jack Kroll. I had some fun with the birds, but ultimately conceded the field to Jack.