Hear radar waves
jandb at netcom.ca
Tue Nov 3 19:40:48 EST 1998
Dirk Bruere wrote:
> Well, it's to do with
> (a) Acting normal so you don't frighten people.
> (b) Being able to look after yourself and function in society.
> Naturally, if one is truly insane but super efficient, highly
> intelligent and good at constantly fooling people as to the true state
> of affairs, you only get called insane after it takes a world war to
> kill you.
Gaddhafi and Saddam are often called insane.
It's a standard technique to disparage your opponents.
(a) is partially true.
In the military, soldiers who question authority are routinely sent for
Soviet dissidents were treated likewise.
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