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Re: Gum Humidity Question

Oh come on, that's silly. One thing people have remarked about me for my whole life is what a great sense of humor I have (my whole family is this way; we are always laughing all the time). But I've often thought that people on this list don't get my humor, and this remark just validates that perception.

On Sep 27, 2006, at 10:32 AM, Camden Hardy wrote:


I hate to be the one to tell you this, but you have "sense of humor"
cancer. Unfortunately, there is no known cure for this disease, and it
will be with you for the rest of your life.

I'm so sorry...

Camden Hardy


On Wed, September 27, 2006 10:24 am, Katharine Thayer wrote:

On Sep 27, 2006, at 8:15 AM, Christina Z. Anderson wrote:

Chris, I'm curious why you refer to this as "spontaneous
hardening" rather than  "dark reaction."  Dark reaction has an
even steeper relationship to humidity than speed of the light
reaction does; for  gum the relationship is close to vertical, for
this reason I never  let coated paper sit around in my humid

Only because I am STILL trying to come up with a witty comeback to
Mark Nelson's saying he experienced this sometimes.....

I'd just ignore it if I were you,