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  •  Of course it is. The same applies to the argument (4+ / 0-)

    that Ender's Game shouldn't be read because Card is a homophobe (yup, he is, in spades), or Heinlein's work shouldn't be read because he's a Libertarian (not particularly true), or L. Ron Hubbard because Scientology (well, he's a crappy writer, but that's another argument).

    Writers, a lot of them, are kinda strange people. (Most people are, actually, but I digress.) Once you go from discussing the merits and demerits of the work to the merits and demerits of the writer, reasonable discussion flies out the window in terror.

    At least half the future I've been expecting hasn't gotten here yet. Sigh.... (Yes, there's gender bias in my name; no, I wasn't thinking about it when I signed up. My apologies.)

    by serendipityisabitch on Sun Sep 29, 2013 at 09:28:29 AM PDT

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