You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #17: We misunderstood each other. [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU
BurtWorm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-23-04 09:23 AM
Response to Reply #13
17. We misunderstood each other.
You told salinen that he was "not a Jew" on the basis of his assertion that he was "born/not practicing." I don't know if he is or isn't Jewish, but I took his statement to mean he was born Jewish but doesn't practice. So it sounded as though you were defining Jewishness on "practice" regardless of heritage. I really didn't believe you could possibly mean that non-practicing Jews weren't Jewish; I just wanted to be absolutely sure that's what you meant because it seemed as though you were implying that in your answer to salinen.

I certainly didn't put words in your mouth. I merely asked for a clarification.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC