I don't see them as insults directed at the individual but rather at the views expressed.
Oh, okay. I guess I view insults of any kind as expressions of annoyance (unless they are friendly jibes). That assumption set me up for a misunderstanding.holmes "...what a fool believes he sees, no wise man has the power to reason away.."(D. Bros)
Crashfrog Coffee House Forum: Liberal Media Conspiracy Message 6
On this last eve of 2005, brousing around the board I found this gem:
This profound little gem from our fond froggy friend, imo, is deserving of post of the year, 2005.
The EvC frog writes:
.......and the provisions of the Constitution make it very hard to defend ourselves from, essentially, ourselves.
WOW! Crashy, you hit the nail smack dad on the head. This potent little statement of yours gets to the bottom of sooo many of the legal problems that are facing this nation today, in that the Constitution of a nation of the people and by the people applies only as the people living in any given period of it's application interpret it.
Edit to change "this national Constitution" to "The Constitution."
This message has been edited by buzsaw, 12-31-2005 08:33 PM
From "THE MONKEY'S VIEWPOINT: Man descended, the ornery cuss, but he surely did not descend from us!"