[OPE-L:5016] RE: Response to Andrew on "Proof"

From: Drewk (Andrew_Kliman@msn.com)
Date: Wed Feb 21 2001 - 15:51:08 EST

In OPE-L 5011, Jerry Levy both misquoted, and quoted out of
context, a statement of mine.  It is not the first time he has
done so with that statement.

He wrote:  "The tone for the most recent exchange was set, IMO
(and unfortunately), by Andrew's "PUT UP OR SHUT UP" post to

I did not put the quoted phrase in caps.  Nor, in the original,
was I commanding anyone; I was just expressing my own view.  What
I wrote was:

"Also, I think it is really time for you to put up or shut up."
(OPE-L 4971)

I await Jerry's correction.

Andrew ("Drewk") Kliman
Dept. of Social Sciences
Pace University
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the particular reality by the Idea."

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