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  •  I know someone with a Master's in linguistics (5+ / 0-)

    Who writes "judgement" as a form of civil disobedience.

    •  its the mistress in linguistics you have to beware (4+ / 0-)
      The jew hegemony was calling from .... inside the house!!!

      Warning - some snark above‽ (-9.50; -7.03)‽ “If someone has a tool and is trying to negate your existence it would be reasonable to reciprocate in kind with your own tool.” - Dalai Lama XIV (sic)

      by annieli on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 01:34:34 PM PST

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    •  A linguistic theory on negation (3+ / 0-)
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      annieli, foresterbob, madcitysailor

      This is like this exchange at a conference on linguistics.  Someone makes the proposition that there are languages that negate with a single negative, some like French that prefer a double negative, but no languages that negate with a double positive.

      At which some smart ass from the back row is heard saying "Yeah, right".

      Quote of the week: "They call themselves bipartisan because they're able to buy members of both parties," (R. Eskow, Campaign for America's Future.)

      by mbayrob on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 05:00:47 PM PST

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      •  cunning linguist jokes /nt (1+ / 0-)
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        Warning - some snark above‽ (-9.50; -7.03)‽ “If someone has a tool and is trying to negate your existence it would be reasonable to reciprocate in kind with your own tool.” - Dalai Lama XIV (sic)

        by annieli on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 06:53:40 PM PST

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