In a message dated 5/8/2003 11:31:48 AM Eastern Daylight Time, [log in to unmask] writes:

Might you not be taking a dig at him, just possibly, and recruiting the noble green flag to your cause under false pretenses?

I believe she was just trying, very politely, to emphasize Peter's true calling and profession which, in fact, he fails to list under his credentials, namely: Silly Canadian male.