Re: Fischer vs. Morton

Glenn Morton (
Tue, 16 Apr 1996 04:22:37

Terry Gray wrote:

>I'd love to see a good fight between Glenn Morton and
> Dick Fischer on the "recent" local flood idea. Dick
>seems to support. Glenn seems to reject it. They both
>ground their positions on historical and geological data.
>Based on my previous posts, I'm clearly predisposed to
> Dick's view, but I don't have the expertise to >
>intelligently defend it.

You just want to see two people pound each other. :-)

>May I suggest as an MO that we pretend for a minute that
> we're writing an exchange for a magazine that will be
>edited. In other words, let's not have the quippy little
>responses that quote alternately from previous
>messages, but let's have some coherently written
> paragraphs.

I am game. I would also suggest that full documentation be
given so that each of us and those reading these things can
know where to go to check out what we say.

Foundation,Fall and Flood