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Old 06-11-2019, 03:30 AM
SamuelA is offline
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Originally Posted by nelliebly View Post
Thank you, Manda JO. He directed that gem at me. I started to respond in a similar vein as you did (though perhaps not as
well) but decided a) he's not going to recognize his own ignorance and b) he's especially unlikely to change it if a woman is making the argument:
I was particularly proud of that turn of phrase. " a man x3". Point stands. If you want me to"recognize ignorance" you need to make an argument. But you can't.

Because you would somehow have to make a reasoned argument as to the inherent value of educating the mentally disabled (I mean people flat out broken, not just a little glitchy) and also show me how it takes high intelligence to accomplish.

Pretty uphill battle. Looks unwinnable.