On Monday, October 29, 2012 12:14:02 PM UTC-4, Arturo Magidin wrote: > On Monday, October 29, 2012 9:37:20 AM UTC-5, JRStern wrote: > On Sun, 28 Oct 2012 19:20:51 -0700 (PDT), Arturo Magidin > > <email@example.com> wrote: >
"But, look: you say you don't know much about the subject, but you want to see criticisms of the argument. Shouldn't you have asked *first* for the argument, since you say you don't know it very well, before starting to ask for criticisms of the argument? One cannot understand criticisms to X until one knows what X is. -- Arturo Magidin"
Cranks (and this NG has become INUNDATED with them) will never agree with your last sentence.