[FoRK] Is Political Fragmentation really a problem?

Albert S. <albert.scherbinsky at rogers.com> on Mon May 28 19:53:39 PDT 2007

Now that you have resorted to name calling, we all
know what you are all about.

Albert

--- Jeff Bone <jbone at place.org> wrote:

> 
> On May 28, 2007, at 8:30 PM, Albert S. wrote:
> 
> > Looks like I'm not the only one who doesn't know
> what
> > you are talking about.
> 
> I doubt seriously that James has any
> misunderstanding at this point,  
> but I could be wrong about that.  (He's usually not
> as obtuse as  
> you're insisting on being with this, except
> occasionally for sport  
> --- which I appreciate.)
> 
> > Maybe you should try and
> > explain what you are talking about without making
> us
> > guess how far to extend your
> metaphors(balkanization).
> 
> For the life of me I can't figure out why anyone
> would think  
> "balkanization" means anything other than *exactly
> that.*  Or how  
> using a word very precisely and literally is somehow
> "metaphorical."
> 
> Really, we've pushed the Cone-of-Silence bit about
> as far as  
> amusement will allow, so at this point if you're
> actually still lost,  
> well, sorry about that.
> 
> jb
> 
> 
> 


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