Ankylosaurus, on the other hand, was totally in earnest

At the American Museum of Natural History with CJ and AB, I learned that the best modern thinking gives Tyrannosaurus Rex just two fingers on each hand, not three.

It must have been very demeaning to be killed and eaten by a creature making the ironic quotation gesture.

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2 thoughts on “Ankylosaurus, on the other hand, was totally in earnest

  1. Amusingly, the first word of the paper you’re linking to is “Homologies”…

  2. Ed says:

    scare quotes. Seems appropriate.

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