Re: Stereotypes and reputations

From: janice matchett <janmatch@earthlink.net>
Date: Sat Aug 06 2005 - 17:34:35 EDT

At 05:14 PM 8/6/2005, Pim van Meurs wrote:
>janice matchett wrote:
>
>>At 04:55 PM 8/6/2005, Michael Roberts wrote:
>>
>>>Janice
>>>
>>>Your arguments are too polarised to help anyone. There is a continuum of
>>>views from the theist to atheist. Within Christian theism there is
>>>diversity from YEC to TE
>>>
>>>As Oscar Wilde said - To every complicated question there is a simple
>>>answer - and it's wrong!!
>>>
>>>Michael
>>
>>
>>
>>### Oscar Wilde 1854-1900 was an atheist, and made this polarizing
>>statement.
>>
>>*"When I think of all the harm the Bible has done, I despair of ever
>>writing anything equal to it."
>>
>>:) ~ Janice
>>
>>*
>
>*Your point being? So what about Wilde being an atheist? What about making
>polarizing statements? Is this worthy an irony alert. Come on Janice, you
>are seeing life too black and white and seem to hold little respect for
>the opinions of others who think differently.*

### The complaint was that my "arguments are too polarising to help
anyone", and a polarizing figure was quoted to defend that argument. I
find it funny.

:) Janice
Received on Sat Aug 6 17:35:52 2005

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