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Response to cbayer (Reply #48)

Wed Nov 5, 2014, 01:05 PM

49. Me being dogmatic in the face of reason was annoying, you struck out in annoyance

I'm not in here every day going hammer and tongs, I drop in and read from time to time and if motivated I comment. I long ago came to terms with my feelings even if I didn't quite realize what they were until prodded to ruminate by things I've read in here.

What I'm trying to do is give you another perspective, not attack you.

Dogmatic and repetitive adherence to something you perceive as nonsense can be and often is annoying. I read a story recently about a mother of an autistic boy who had found the iPhone robot Siri to be a huge help with her son. Siri would answer the repetitive and obsessive questions of an autistic child about things like say weather without ever getting annoyed, something hard for even the most patient human to do.

You constantly read on DU of political arguments causing family strife, religious arguments are just as bad and any atheist is almost always outnumbered and automatically the bad guy at least where I live so that's my perspective.

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