Don Harlow rote: > I think it would be well to realize that Auxlang (where we can all let our > hair down) is not the real world. Not even representative of it. Auxlang is a valid subset of the "real world", and no naturally arising subset of that world is representative of the whole. Unlike you, Don, I prefer to have a bit of faith in and respect for my fellow list members (even if I don't always agree with them), rather than seize every opportunity to put them down. James Chandler.