Received: by alpheratz.cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk id KAA28955 (8.6.9/5.3[ref email@example.com] for cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk from firstname.lastname@example.org); Sat, 16 Jun 2001 10:49:30 +0100 Date: Sat, 16 Jun 2001 10:44:32 +0100 To: email@example.com Subject: Re: Mooning Message-ID: <20010616104432.B741@ii01.org> References: <20010615124523.AAA25897@firstname.lastname@example.org> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Content-Disposition: inline User-Agent: Mutt/1.3.15i In-Reply-To: <20010615124523.AAA25897@email@example.com>; from firstname.lastname@example.org on Fri, Jun 15, 2001 at 08:45:21AM -0400 From: Robin Faichney <email@example.com> X-RBL-Warning: (orbs.dorkslayers.com) 22.214.171.124 is listed by dorkslayers.com Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org Precedence: bulk Reply-To: email@example.com
On Fri, Jun 15, 2001 at 08:45:21AM -0400, Wade T.Smith wrote:
> On 06/15/01 03:21, Metascience said this-
> >The act of mooning may have various meanings:
> >1. a prank
> >2. a provocation against sexual norms
> >3. an expression of contempt.
> >In the 1987 study, mooning was just a childish prank. Yesterday in
> >Gothenburg, it was certainly an expression of contempt.
> I always viewed mooning as pretty much a display reflex, like that of
And that's how you display your contempt.
-- Robin Faichney Inside Information -- http://www.ii01.org -- "a prime source of meta-memes"
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