Re: OT: "Science is interesting; if you don't agree, you can fuck off."
|Date:||Tuesday, November 13, 2007, 13:16|
In a message dated 11/12/2007 5:50:24 PM Central Standard Time,
> Whether it is or it isn't a Dawkins quote, this kind of attitude - "if you
> don't agree with me on X, Y and/or Z, you can f*ck off" - is responsible for
> most of the world's problems (and not, continuing the Dawkins theme,
> religion) today and throughout history. If it IS by Dawkins, that just goes
> to prove the point even more.
I see it as just the opposite. Too many (virtually all) people don't just
tell others to "Mind you own business, I'll mind mine"; they actively involve
themselves in messing with your life.
If everybody stayed out of other people's business, the world would be a nice