Re: on getting the hell out of here (was: RE: Comparison of philosophical langua
|From:||And Rosta <a.rosta@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, January 22, 2003, 4:02|
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, And Rosta <a.rosta@L...> wrote:
> > That said, I read what you said as essentially an intemperate outburst
> > under sore provocation, rather than the beginnings of a campaign to
> > legislate on the sorts of conlangs that may be discussed on the list
> Discuss any sort of conlang, that's fine. But when the "discussion"
> slides into evangalization, I think it's wandered outside the
> boundaries of this list
Absolutely. But we must realize that if someone says "Language X is
better than language Y", it is not necessarily evangelization, though
if it isn't then it is very clumsily expressed, and certainly does
not inspire confidence in the judgement of the person making the claim.