***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Peter L. Flom, PhD Assistant Director, Statistics and Data Analysis Core Center for Drug Use and HIV Research National Development and Research Institutes 71 W. 23rd St http://cduhr.ndri.org www.peterflom.com New York, NY 10010 (212) 845-4485 (voice) (917) 438-0894 (fax) >>> Barry Wellman <[log in to unmask]> 10/19/2005 8:48:47 AM >>> wrote <<< Curious if I am the only one to whom the question of, What does the word "pork" evoke? Immediately thinks "tryfe"!* *Translation: non-kosher. >>> I immediately thought "politicians" - at first glance, rather different. But many politicians aren't kosher (in the figurative sense) and very few are kosher (in the literal sense). <<<< Which reminds me of the Jewish family who had FIVE sets of dishes: 2 for everyday dairy or meat meals. 2 for Passover dairy or meat meals 1 for the occasional ham sandwich! >>>> You forgot the 6th set that they would never be caught dead eating from. Peter _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.