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joshcryer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Feb-03-11 07:25 PM
Response to Reply #28
42. That is the nature of rhetoric.
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  -About That Male Dominated, Fact Loving Realm Pamela Troy  Feb-01-11 01:26 PM   #0 
  - +1 billion x 2  leftstreet   Feb-01-11 01:30 PM   #1 
  - K and R.  Hello_Kitty   Feb-01-11 01:38 PM   #2 
  - !!  leftstreet   Feb-01-11 01:43 PM   #3 
  - Misogyny  chervilant   Feb-03-11 07:38 PM   #43 
  - LOL!  lumberjack_jeff   Feb-01-11 02:32 PM   #8 
  - "I disagree because you're a woman and therefore...  Pamela Troy   Feb-01-11 02:45 PM   #11 
  - Your response falls under "You Just Enjoy Being Offended"  Hello_Kitty   Feb-01-11 03:18 PM   #14 
     - .  lumberjack_jeff   Feb-01-11 03:19 PM   #15 
     - damn... last paragraph  seabeyond   Feb-01-11 03:20 PM   #16 
     - It seems like most people are incapbable of seeing things from other prespectives.  Odin2005   Feb-01-11 05:41 PM   #19 
  - It's also virtually every conceivable answer to ANYTHING other than ...  Shandris   Feb-05-11 05:28 PM   #58 
  - Interesting post --  defendandprotect   Feb-01-11 02:03 PM   #4 
  - "Yes, these are actual things men have told me on Internet discussion boards."  lumberjack_jeff   Feb-01-11 02:21 PM   #5 
  - Try actually responding to what i've posted.  Pamela Troy   Feb-01-11 02:25 PM   #6 
     - Then I've clearly misunderstood.  lumberjack_jeff   Feb-01-11 02:39 PM   #9 
        - Yessss... the purpose of an encyclopedia is dispensing factual information...  Pamela Troy   Feb-01-11 02:43 PM   #10 
        - "Imagine?" You just said that men will omit controversial relevant facts.  lumberjack_jeff   Feb-01-11 03:04 PM   #12 
        - No, I did not say that.  Pamela Troy   Feb-01-11 04:43 PM   #17 
           - Yet you quite deliberately conflated the two things  tkmorris   Feb-01-11 05:44 PM   #20 
              - The response above was in answer to the question about  Pamela Troy   Feb-01-11 06:00 PM   #22 
        - Agreed.  athena   Feb-05-11 05:05 PM   #57 
        - you misunderstood only because you think it's just fine that Wiki repels contributions from women  bettyellen   Feb-01-11 07:38 PM   #26 
           - Maybe you're right.  lumberjack_jeff   Feb-01-11 09:22 PM   #27 
              - repel is not a synonym for allow, so perhaps you need a dictionary before you graduate to wiki.  bettyellen   Feb-02-11 01:15 AM   #30 
                 - Wikipedia is the way it is, because that's the only way it can be.  lumberjack_jeff   Feb-02-11 10:28 AM   #32 
                    - the argumentation going on in Wiki was criticized because it is not a search for the truth, but as a  bettyellen   Feb-03-11 07:17 PM   #40 
                       - my hubby totally nonconfrontional. me.... not so much. pretty aggressive  seabeyond   Feb-03-11 07:21 PM   #41 
                          - oh yeah , I don;t think the debating side of it is gneder related as much...  bettyellen   Feb-03-11 08:11 PM   #44 
  - Wow, I knew the freepers were heartless bastards... but damn!!!  Initech   Feb-01-11 02:29 PM   #7 
  - Very interesting.  Bunny   Feb-01-11 03:14 PM   #13 
  - K&R  Odin2005   Feb-01-11 05:29 PM   #18 
  - And what precisely is your solution? n/t  MicaelS   Feb-01-11 05:54 PM   #21 
  - Confrontation.  Pamela Troy   Feb-01-11 06:00 PM   #23 
     - No, I don't...I see little that can be done as long as  MicaelS   Feb-01-11 07:18 PM   #24 
  - Yes, but that's how Wikipedia works.  Warren DeMontague   Feb-01-11 07:33 PM   #25 
  - Wikipedia is a Game for boys to practice "Winning", at any cost.  nomb   Feb-01-11 09:51 PM   #28 
  - war games  Nitram   Feb-03-11 07:24 AM   #34 
  - war games  Nitram   Feb-03-11 07:26 AM   #35 
  - sorry  Nitram   Feb-03-11 07:27 AM   #36 
  - That is the nature of rhetoric.  joshcryer   Feb-03-11 07:25 PM   #42 
  - It's also the root of intellectual dishonesty  nomb   Feb-03-11 08:24 PM   #45 
  - Sometimes I can't tell if "a few" is many, or the same one over and over  Warren DeMontague   Feb-05-11 04:35 AM   #49 
  - Amen!  Kitty Herder   Feb-01-11 10:36 PM   #29 
  - K&R. (nt)  Kurovski   Feb-02-11 01:26 AM   #31 
  - Thanks  Nitram   Feb-03-11 07:14 AM   #33 
  - I don't think that the issue in your example has to do with the facts, it's about relevance.  JVS   Feb-03-11 07:30 AM   #37 
  - You don't think the selection of facts can be influenced  Pamela Troy   Feb-04-11 10:11 AM   #47 
     - Your example doesn't touch on demographics. It has to do with people who...  JVS   Feb-05-11 03:21 AM   #48 
        - My post deals both with democraphics  Pamela Troy   Feb-05-11 01:37 PM   #50 
           - Then why spend time complaining about it?  Warren DeMontague   Feb-05-11 02:58 PM   #51 
  - This seems a bizarre rant intermixing and confusing unrelated issues.  Bonobo   Feb-03-11 07:31 AM   #38 
  - Can you be a bit more specific about  Pamela Troy   Feb-04-11 10:10 AM   #46 
  - K&R  Leithan   Feb-03-11 07:34 AM   #39 
  - So...  MellowDem   Feb-05-11 03:26 PM   #52 
  - Right on!  Darth_Kitten   Feb-05-11 03:55 PM   #53 
  - What I find is that all this kerfluffle about "fact loving realm" is directed at Wikipedia,  MadHound   Feb-05-11 04:09 PM   #54 
  - Maybe they should ask some women about this. I'm a woman.  Honeycombe8   Feb-05-11 04:15 PM   #55 
  - Thank you Pamela. n/t  myrna minx   Feb-05-11 04:18 PM   #56 
  - K  Denzil_DC   Feb-05-11 07:19 PM   #59 
 

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