[meteorite-list] Signed Grady book on Ebay...Funny comment..

From: Michael Blood <mlblood_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu Apr 22 09:43:31 2004
Message-ID: <3B50BAD8.69F4_at_home.com>

Greetings all,
        I was thouroughly confused by the post below. It came from
Marvin Killgore's address, makes reference to "Kitty" (Marvin's
wife), was signed by "Tom" and referred to an eBay posting in the first
person - that was from Michael
        WHAT does it all mean?????? MIchael
 Southwest Meteorite Lab wrote:
> Listees,
> I have a New Catalogue of Meteorites signed
> by the lovely author, Monica Grady closing on Ebay tonight.
> Check it out!
> http://cgi.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=1163483061
> <http://cgi.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=1163483061>
> This is a cute story. I really got a kick of it.
> Easily amused, Kitty
> ''I saw this post on sci.astro.amateur today and thought it was worth
> sharing:
> "Six miles south of Interstate 40 and about 40 miles east of Flagstaff is
> the famous Meteor Crater.  While passing over it aboard a recent commercial
> flight, our club president was happy to hear the captain alert the cabin to
> the crater, even describing its dimensions and a bit about the impacting
> body.  The announcement renewed his faith in scientific literacy of the
> general public.  This was quickly canceled by a serious comment from one of
> the passengers: "It just missed the highway!""
> One reply to that post was pretty funny:
> "Geez, forget the highway... it almost took out the visitor center!!  ;)"
>                                 Regards,
>                                 Tom
> Southwest Meteorite Laboratory
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Received on Sat 14 Jul 2001 05:34:16 PM PDT

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