dwj-digest (Diana Wynne Jones) V1 #1015

Paul Andinach pandinac at ucc.gu.uwa.edu.au
Wed May 18 07:17:39 EDT 2005


On Wed, 18 May 2005 minnow at belfry.org.uk wrote:

> Not so much an increase in world knowledge as a decrease in
> misinformation in the world, I suppose, because he won't be wanting
> to put in the fact that this "flame" business hasn't got a lot to do
> with Chaucer, there'd be no point.

Well, I was thinking more in terms of his own personal store of random
world knowledge.

But, since you mention it, several of the entries in The Jargon File
have notes in them saying "We said X in an earlier edition, and we
were wrong"; so he might do likewise in this case.


Paul
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