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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby bigfriendlyvegan » Thu Aug 08, 2013 6:47 pm

But in order to have an argument I must take a contrary position.
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby thomashouseman » Thu Aug 08, 2013 7:34 pm

Yes, but that's not just saying "No it isn't".
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby Mulger bill » Thu Aug 08, 2013 7:39 pm

Yes it is.

The argument springs from the points put forward to support that contrary position.
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby The 2nd Womble » Thu Aug 08, 2013 7:40 pm

Mulger bill wrote:Yes it is.

The argument springs from the points put forward to support that contrary position.

It does not.
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby munga » Thu Aug 08, 2013 10:38 pm

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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby bigfriendlyvegan » Thu Aug 08, 2013 10:39 pm

Now you're just being silly.
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby Mulger bill » Thu Aug 08, 2013 11:10 pm

The 2nd Womble wrote:
Mulger bill wrote:Yes it is.

The argument springs from the points put forward to support that contrary position.

It does not.


At least you spelled it right this time :roll:
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby gravelrash » Thu Aug 08, 2013 11:15 pm

Why agree with anyone?? Just attach yourself to a group of like minded weirdo's and get on your moral milk crate. And judge away.
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby thomashouseman » Fri Aug 09, 2013 8:06 am

Argument is an intellectual process. Contradiction is just the automatic gainsaying of any statement the other person makes.
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby The 2nd Womble » Fri Aug 09, 2013 9:35 am

*sigh. No, no is isn't.
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby Xplora » Fri Aug 09, 2013 1:16 pm

Mulger bill wrote:
The 2nd Womble wrote:
Mulger bill wrote:Yes it is.

The argument springs from the points put forward to support that contrary position.

It does not.


At least you spelt it right this time :roll:

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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby find_bruce » Fri Aug 09, 2013 1:26 pm

bigfriendlyvegan wrote:Now you're just being silly.

I'm fairly sure the silliness started sometime ago - pre internet for many of us :D
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby bigfriendlyvegan » Fri Aug 09, 2013 1:29 pm

find_bruce wrote:
bigfriendlyvegan wrote:Now you're just being silly.

I'm fairly sure the silliness started sometime ago - pre internet for many of us :D


You mean back in Roman times? What have they ever done for us?
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby thomashouseman » Fri Aug 09, 2013 1:33 pm

bigfriendlyvegan wrote:You mean back in Roman times? What have they ever done for us?

Hrm....
All right, apart from the sanitation, medicine, education, wine, public order, irrigation, roads, the fresh water system and public health, what have the Romans ever done for us?
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby casual_cyclist » Fri Aug 09, 2013 1:46 pm

thomashouseman wrote:Argument is an intellectual process. Contradiction is just the automatic gainsaying of any statement the other person makes.

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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby Mulger bill » Fri Aug 09, 2013 2:04 pm

Xplora wrote:
Mulger bill wrote:At least you spelt it right this time :roll:

EPIC.


Praise be to Sheldon, someone reads my posts :shock:
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby The 2nd Womble » Fri Aug 09, 2013 2:11 pm

I'll have a word to the clown.
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby Mulger bill » Fri Aug 09, 2013 2:13 pm

The 2nd Womble wrote:I'll have a word to the clown.

BWAHAHAHAAAAA-*gasp*

Thanks Dave, truly needed a good laugh right now :D

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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby Xplora » Fri Aug 09, 2013 3:43 pm

Mulger bill wrote:
Xplora wrote:
Mulger bill wrote:At least you spelt it right this time :roll:

EPIC.


Praise be to Sheldon, someone reads my posts :shock:

Didn't Chris tell you, I'm an AI with access to MS Office Grammar and Spell Checker? :shock: No one READS those keystrokes you call a post! :mrgreen:
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby Mulger bill » Fri Aug 09, 2013 5:42 pm

Xplora wrote:Didn't Chris tell you, I'm an AI with access to MS Office Grammar and Spell Checker? :shock: No one READS those keystrokes you call a post! :mrgreen:

Know yaw knot! :P
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby The 2nd Womble » Fri Aug 09, 2013 6:00 pm

Mulger bill wrote:
Xplora wrote:Didn't Chris tell you, I'm an AI with access to MS Office Grammar and Spell Checker? :shock: No one READS those keystrokes you call a post! :mrgreen:

Know yaw knot! :P

You spelt all of that inkorectly.
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby Mulger bill » Fri Aug 09, 2013 6:20 pm

No I didn't. Every one of those words is spelt correctly. The context may be a little off... :P
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby The 2nd Womble » Fri Aug 09, 2013 7:01 pm

Be cognisant curve entanglement, yes?
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

Postby kb » Sat Aug 10, 2013 8:45 am

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...backs away slowly]
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Re: 3 Effective Ways to Disagree

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