At 10:27 PM 12/6/99 , bjones wrote:
>From: Mag.phil. Raimund Karl <[log in to unmask]>
>> Family grave throws light on Irish Dark Ages
>> Paul Colgan
>>SOME of the mysteries of life in Ireland in the first and second
>>be solved after the discovery last week of a 2,000-year-old family grave
>Most interesting. How do they know after less than a week from which
>period the grave is? ...
>Sounds a bit hasty to me. I would seriously question such a quick
>conclusion. Also, I don't believe one grave, a society makes. Sounds more
>like they were fishing for preconceived evidence to a previously coveted
More likely, a journalist ignored all the "it seems" & "it appears" &"we
think that" & "if" qualifiers that he heard in his interview...
Gearóid Mac Cuinneagáin
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