Re: the silliness of such things as mental effects

From: Neil W Rickert (rickert+nn_at_cs.niu.edu)
Date: 08/08/04


Date: Sun, 8 Aug 2004 14:00:14 +0000 (UTC)

patty <pattyNO@SPAMicyberspace.net> writes:

>An interesting piece. I almost want to say "well said". I especially
>like the part about "nattering nabobs of positivism and materialism"

That's from Spiro Agnew, Nixon's disgraced first veep. I think the
original was "nattering nabobs of negativism".