> Lou Posted: Feb 12, 2007 9:48 PM >>> Fess up, Lou, have you read any of the "Grunch of >>> Giants" babble? I have. It's like reading >>> Jabberwocky: you keep reading and reading because it >>> feels like it's going to make sense at any moment, >>> like everything will come clear at the turn of the >>> next page, but it never does. >> >> Nevertheless, complaints about the old "secret >> knowledge" trick for "winning" a debate merit the >> label "hypocrisy" when they are made by someone who >> only recently used the "you're-a-dirty-Stalinist" trick. > > I'll take that as a "no". In which case you are in for a real > treat. If you like getting smacked in the head with a 2X4, you > will love reading "Grunch of Giants".
The old "change-the-subject-trick" isn't very effective either.
--Lou Talman Department of Mathematical & Computer Sciences Metropolitan State College of Denver