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Akrasia

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« on: January 04, 2007, 09:07:14 PM »
I just wanted to apologise for my descent into excessive rudeness in the ‘atheism’ thread around pp. 13-17 (or thereabouts).  I became quite insulting towards some of you (as well as somewhat incoherent), and that was grossly inappropriate.  I’m not going to list all the folks to whom I specifically owe an apology, as I would likely miss some, so just assume that this proclamation of ‘sorry’ extends to you.  
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(Never again will I try to engage in an online debate after being up for 20+ hours, enduring a trans-Atlantic flight, not eating enough food, and imbibing too much Guinness …)
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« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2007, 12:54:59 AM »
I haven't seen anything that you need to apologize for.
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« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2007, 10:17:55 AM »
Hey, it's the rpgsite. If you don't get pissed and start insulting people and/or rambling incoherently at some point you're probably not doing it right. :)

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« Reply #3 on: January 05, 2007, 10:25:14 AM »
Quote from: James McMurray
Hey, it's the rpgsite. If you don't get pissed and start insulting people and/or rambling incoherently at some point you're probably not doing it right. :)


Maybe I'm not suited for this place... :O

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« Reply #4 on: January 05, 2007, 10:30:55 AM »
Nah, that was an exaggeration. There's lots of room for calm and rational debate here, as long as you don't mind 2 - 4 people having a side argument in the midst of your conversation. And even that doesn't happen all the time. :)

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« Reply #5 on: January 05, 2007, 10:31:44 AM »
Quote from: flyingmice
Maybe I'm not suited for this place... :O

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Clash! You ignorant slut!

:D Feel better?

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« Reply #6 on: January 05, 2007, 10:34:51 AM »
I simply emulate my Lord, the One True God, who is possessed of infinite capacity to forgive; I merely emulate His example.

Your apology demonstrates a great deal of empathy, and says many positive things about your character and upbringing. However, this site is not a place for apology. It is a place for the offended (on any topic) to go fuck themselves in the ear.
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« Reply #7 on: January 05, 2007, 12:39:20 PM »
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Clash! You ignorant slut!

:D Feel better?

Bill


Much! Thanks, Bill! :D

And thanks to you too, James! I was feeling a bit left out... :D

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