Wednesday, July 30, 2008


From Richard Ellis' Tuna: A Love Story (2008), at 70 n.*:
Leighton Taylor, an ichthyologist turned winemaker, once claimed to be a member of the "American Miscellaneous Society's Committee to Inform Animals of Their Scientific Names."

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Animals, such as human beings, have every right to know what scientists are calling them. We animals are sensitive and demand respect.