Larry Wall & Cults

Brian Inglis Brian.Inglis at SystematicSW.Invalid
Mon Aug 30 07:24:18 CEST 2004

On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 17:02:23 -0700 in alt.folklore.computers, Mac
<foo at> wrote:

>On Sun, 29 Aug 2004 06:58:30 +0000, Brian Inglis wrote:
>> On Sat, 28 Aug 2004 20:59:08 -0700 in alt.folklore.computers, Mac
>> <foo at> wrote:
>>>On Wed, 25 Aug 2004 14:56:06 -0700, Xah Lee wrote:
>>>> Larry Wall and Cults
>>>> (Lazyness, Impatience and Hubris)
>>>> 200012
>>>> Surely you have heard of Adolf Hitler
>>>> and his atrocities of genocide? I must alert you, that a single person
>>>> couldn't commit such a crime.
>>>Wow, Godwin's law invoked on the first post of the thread.
>> Not quite, no comparison was made; see: 
>Hmm. No explicit comparison was made, but since the post is a cautionary
>tale (well, the post is a rambling mess, but I think it is trying to be a
>cautionary tale) I think the comparison is understood.
>But if the comparison must be explicit, as you seem to be saying, then I
>have to concede the point.

Google for the Godwin's Law FAQ on how to troll on Usenet, mention
Nazis, and not be caught by Godwins' Law. 

Thanks. Take care, Brian Inglis 	Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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