From: Ben Laurie <>
Date: Sat, 14 Dec 2002 22:02:25 +0000
Subject: Re: [e-lang] Renaming "capability"

Jonathan S. Shapiro wrote:
> I found the following disturbing and interesting in context of our
> conversation on term rotation. The slashdot article title was
> "Scientists Don't Read the Papers They Cite."
> I'm sure you are all terribly surprised by this discovery....

Strikes me as bogus - I've cut'n'pasted citations for papers I _have_ 
read, simply because its easier than reconstructing them.  In fact, I 
usually do it that way. daw

Which is not to say its wrong, but I don't believe their evidence. 




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