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    Re: Celestial: an easy A
    From: Robert Eno
    Date: 2006 Oct 7, 23:43 -0400

    Hmm. I am very insulted.  Celestial is not exactly quantum physics but it
    aint a basket weaving course either. I would like to see the course outline
    on this one....
    
    Perhaps the instructor showed them a photograph of a marine sextant and pile
    of HO 229 tables. Then he gave them all an e-trex GPS.
    
    
    
    Robert
    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Frank Reed" 
    To: "NavList" 
    Sent: Friday, October 06, 2006 5:54 PM
    Subject: [NavList 1371] Celestial: an easy A
    
    
    >
    >>From an article in the Washington Post a few days ago:
    > "Don't load up on easy courses to increase your supply of A's. Jacobs
    > and Hyman thankfully give permission to take a few guts. My favorite
    > easy course was Astro 2: Celestial Navigation. It had almost no
    > homework, ended with a cruise in the local harbor and was a guaranteed
    > A. "
    >
    > There's nothing more on that easy celestial course, but if you would
    > like to see it in context, the article is here:
    > http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/10/03/AR2006100300480.html
    >
    > -FER
    >
    >
    > >
    
    
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