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Violet_Crumble Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-18-09 10:34 PM
Response to Reply #41
42. That post was about the OP. You considered the story plausible n/t
Edited on Fri Sep-18-09 10:35 PM by Violet_Crumble
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  - "But everyone else sees."  bemildred   Sep-17-09 06:25 PM   #2 
  - it appears people don't see - they can't distinguish fact from fiction  shira   Sep-17-09 07:30 PM   #7 
     - No, not really.  bemildred   Sep-17-09 08:31 PM   #8 
     - huh?  shira   Sep-17-09 09:17 PM   #11 
        - "Huh?" indeed.  bemildred   Sep-17-09 09:34 PM   #12 
           - indeed  shira   Sep-17-09 09:45 PM   #13 
              - And so on ...  bemildred   Sep-17-09 10:03 PM   #14 
                 - and so forth...  shira   Sep-17-09 10:19 PM   #15 
                    - Rubins "argument" is a series of straw men and false hypotheticals.  bemildred   Sep-17-09 10:28 PM   #16 
                       - no it's not - it's the reality of the situation  shira   Sep-17-09 10:38 PM   #17 
                       - I can assure you that Mr Rubin would not be saying "If" and "imagine"  bemildred   Sep-17-09 11:02 PM   #18 
                          - replace the "ifs" with assertions then - what is demonstrably false about any of those assertions?  shira   Sep-18-09 08:05 AM   #24 
                             - I'm not getting through, am I?  bemildred   Sep-18-09 08:18 AM   #26 
                                - no - i think we speak 2 different languages  shira   Sep-18-09 08:56 AM   #27 
                                - OK, just one ...  bemildred   Sep-18-09 09:32 AM   #29 
                                   - do you believe the report is basically honest, fair, and accurate?  shira   Sep-18-09 10:26 AM   #31 
                                      - I don't really have an opinion about it.  bemildred   Sep-18-09 10:47 AM   #32 
                                         - alright then....let's assume it's not factually accurate for various reasons  shira   Sep-18-09 11:49 AM   #36 
                                            - That seems like a bad assumption to me, another false hypothetical.  bemildred   Sep-18-09 12:36 PM   #37 
                                            - okay, thanks  shira   Sep-18-09 01:43 PM   #38 
                                            - I wouldn't want to generalize about Israeli citizens and their opinions.  bemildred   Sep-18-09 02:12 PM   #39 
                                - Hypotheticals/Counterfactuals are Shira's mainstay  FarrenH   Sep-18-09 11:04 AM   #33 
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                       - no its not...and i'm a prime example.....  pelsar   Sep-18-09 12:36 AM   #20 
                          - You are an example of not being a series of straw men and false hypotheticals?  bemildred   Sep-18-09 08:16 AM   #25 
                             - now translate the greater power in to reality....  pelsar   Sep-18-09 09:29 AM   #28 
                                - You are arguing that the end justifies the means.  bemildred   Sep-18-09 09:36 AM   #30 
                                   - no..I am arguing reality....  pelsar   Sep-19-09 12:30 AM   #43 
                                      - Israel has not stopped the Kassams.  bemildred   Sep-21-09 07:20 PM   #47 
     - Sort of like stories about buttsex-loving ayatollahs  shaayecanaan   Sep-17-09 08:35 PM   #9 
        - awww, you must have me confused with someone else  shira   Sep-17-09 09:12 PM   #10 
           - No, you considered that story to be plausible and here's a link to what you said...  Violet_Crumble   Sep-18-09 04:24 PM   #40 
              - i considered part of it (the man-on-man rape) to be plausible  shira   Sep-18-09 06:31 PM   #41 
                 - That post was about the OP. You considered the story plausible n/t  Violet_Crumble   Sep-18-09 10:34 PM   #42 
                    - thanks for telling me what i was thinking  shira   Sep-19-09 05:04 AM   #45 
                       - No, I'm telling you what you said in yr post...n/t  Violet_Crumble   Sep-19-09 05:08 AM   #46 
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