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Re: Sue sale details!!
Augustus T. White wrote:
> email@example.com wrote:
> > GREAT!!! JUST WONDERFUL!!! Disney has to stick their
> > noses into EVERYTHING! I'm personally insulted by this. This
> > was just a publicity grab for Disney. Well, this goes to
> > show that the boycott's really starting to hurt them. I have
> > just one thing to say about Disney, BURN, BABY BURN!
> ... and cauldron bubble.
> A couple of words, and then I'll shut up. Everyone has their political
> slant on things, some passionately held. This List is probably not the
> place for expressing that slant. If I gave an unfossilized caprolite
> about the politics of the subject, I'd probably consult alt.disney.sucks
> or whatever the hate group of the moment happens to be. As it happens, I
> My preferences are, perhaps justly, of little moment to you I'm sure.
> But, more universally, it is *seriously* bad medicine to mix science and
> politics, for the same reason its bad medicine to mix politics and
> religion. Both are perverted in the process. Remeber Lysenko? Galileo?
> Social Darwinism? How long before some fellow-traveller of yours
> decides it would be OK to fudge on an environmental study in order to
> keep a Disney facility from expanding? After all, its in a good cause,
> Enough said. No one can keep a perfect firewall between their
> enthusiasms, and I'd be the first to admit that I've made the same sorts
> of remarks myself, and in the recent past at that. However, a little
> restraint can at least keep the damage within bounds.
> --Toby White