[svlug] social list - cracking...
sergent at home.com
Thu Aug 13 09:09:12 PDT 1998
In message <199808131100.EAA21268 at hugin.imat.com>, Rick Moen writes:
] One might or might not be moved to agree -- but I have no idea
] what you're talking about.
] It does sound disturbingly close to argumentum ad hominem, with which
] the problem is _not_ (contrary to public belief) a moral one, but
] rather that it's a sub-category of non-sequitur appeal: A creation's
] merits simply don't depend on the personal merits of its maker,
Yeah, I was way too tired when I wrote that.
I'll think about it some more and figure out what I meant. :-)
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