universal values Re: [FoRK] bin Laden offers truce

Owen Byrne owen at permafrost.net
Thu Jan 19 18:42:21 PST 2006


Umm, thats not actually what they are looking for. They're looking for 
proof of legal "consenting adults" porn being seen by children. Not 
quite the same thing.
Owen

> At 06:45 AM 1/20/2006, Dr. Ernie Prabhakar wrote:
>
>> Coming from an Indian background, and seeing what the British did
>> (with all their flaws), I'd have to say yes.  Of course as a
>> Christian I'm somewhat biased, but I'm curious how many people here
>> think it was "cultural imperialism" to ban widow-burning?
>
>
> Ernie, I'm not trying to flame, but this is an old, old kind of 
> argument - tie the tainted object to a sacred cow.
>
> To use a different example: how many people think it is "invasion of 
> privacy" for the government to root through your google clicktrail 
> hunting for CHILD PORNOGRAPHERS?
>
> Udhay
>

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