From: ((Steven B. Harris))
Subject: Re: Holism, suppression, and isolation
Date: 15 May 1995
In <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.org (Scott Ballantyne)
>What about the cures Buddhists who go to shrines to bath in the
>`healing smoke' from the temple fires? Is this `ok' in your book,
>because it's rational and reasoned and validated by empirical
>observation, or is it hocus pocus?
Derivation: "Hocus pocus" = hoc es corpus (Domini) = this is the body
of God. Hocus pocus has GOT to be Catholic. <g>.