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rtassi Donating Member (486 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-26-11 03:36 PM
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142. Actually I don't mind being called out ... quite up for it ...
but, if your going to attempt to call me out ... then do it based on fact ... I did not blame the victim .. re-read the post if you like and confirm that ... My dim corner of the world you say ... Well, Ok I guess I earned that by calling you dense ... if that makes you feel better, I'm good with it ... No one may go to Wallmart expecting to be assaulted by store security, but if they go stand in line in the cold using heaters, observing that many others are doing the same ... then at some point, it should occur to them that a deliberate competitive environment is being set up ... and un evolved human nature being what it is ... if everyone is attempting to be the first to reach a particular popular item with limited supply, then obviously only the most aggressive are going to get it ... It is easy to see then how shoving, pushing, and verbal rebukes would turn into a situation like the one that occurred, with perhaps an innocent "victim" being hurt ... If you won't concede at least that ... seems like we don't need to continue this ... As far as enjoying my stay ... I have been enjoying my stay, and will continue to do so on my terms since 03, when DU at it's best, produced spirited discussions, where most participants made an effort to understand the intent of a post before responding to it ...
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