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Re: [Aroid-l] Amorphophallus titanum goes Hollywood

  • Subject: Re: [Aroid-l] Amorphophallus titanum goes Hollywood
  • From: "Hal or Nancy Robinson" robyn82@bellsouth.net
  • Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2006 22:37:47 -0500

But the writers said the Amorphophallus was a genetic mutant.  Lots of noise
at my house over that remark.
Nancy  Tennessee

> I'm impressed by how little television the members of Aroid-L watch ... no
> has mentioned the mention of Amorphophallus titanum on CBS's "Crime Scene
> Investigation" last night.
> My attention was drawn from my computer by the words "amorphophallus
> (though not pronounced the way I normally hear it said) to see a shot of a
> plant tag for, indeed, "Amorphophallus titanum". Since it was germane to
> plot, they even remarked on a common name of "rotting corpse flower".
> There was nothing in sight that looked remotely like a real A. titanum, of
> course, or any amorphophallus, but hey, it's a mention of an aroid on the
> number one show on prime time television here in the US - can "The Great
> Movie" be far behind?
> Steve
> -- Steve Marak
> -- samarak@gizmoworks.com
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