[OT] Benefit and belief

Ethan Furman ethan at stoneleaf.us
Thu Sep 29 19:40:59 EDT 2011

Ethan Furman wrote:
> Ben Finney wrote:
>> But whoever takes that joke and says it's deliberately hurtful is being
>> presumptuous and censorious and unreasonable. If they then castigate the
>> joker for supposedly hurting someone's feelings, it's at that point the
>> atmosphere turns hostile to discussion.
> Um, wasn't it RantingRick who made this 'joke'?  Do you honestly believe 
> he /wasn't/ trying to be offensive?

Okay, that's what I get for skimming -- it was alex23, not rr.  My 
apologies, rr, for the misattribution.


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