Just a running thread to discover interesting things said by Jimbo, or about Jimbo, from the 1990's.
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In article <CAKMAx....@usenet.ucs.indiana.edu> jwa...@silver.ucs.indiana.eduThis post has been edited by thekohser: Mon 10th October 2011, 5:16pm
(Jimmy -Jimbo- Wales) writes:
One of the first rules of authentic
discussion and debate is the passionate commitment to leave aside the
"ad hominem" fallacy.
> In article <TORKEL.93Jul22192...@anhur.sics.se> tor...@sics.se (Torkel Franzen) writes:
> This fine sentiment might be more convincing, did you not yourself have
> an unfortunate penchant for quickly resorting to the crudest abuse in
> off-line communication.