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Re: validity of viewpoints

Elaine -HFB- Ashton
February 10, 2000 12:53
Re: validity of viewpoints
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Joshua N Pritikin [] quoth:
*>Well, I think you're laying it on a bit thick.  As far as I know, p5p
*>has never crossed the line of physical violence.  Arguments are fierce
*>only because we love perl so much.  Perhaps in some cases, the intensity
*>of love has made folks partially blind to reason and common sense.  I
*>don't think such adulation can be disapproved of with much veracity. It

I was speaking of verbal abuse, not physical. There are those who beat
others down in the name of 'love' because 'they care' when, in fact, it is
almost purely a function of ego. I beginning to wonder if Perl needs a
12-step program.
*>is like a bunch of men vigorously chasing after a beautiful young woman,
*>blind to their own faults or circumstance.  I can say this with some
*>confidence because I myself was (am?) an offender.  :-)

I find this amusing that you cite this as an example. I kinda think of
Perl as something more like "M" in James Bond as opposed to something from
Baywatch. Hrmph. What am I supposed to chase, RuPaul? ;)

*>Sure, except that occationally you will see people who are able to walk
*>on water.  I think it's worth the navigating the schools of piranha,

It was said in Salem that witches would float....hmmm. 

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