brain sizes: Einstein's and women's

Bob LeChevalier lojbab at lojban.org
Mon Sep 9 21:16:41 EST 2002


"John Knight" <jwknight at polbox.com> wrote:
>If asked whether or not existing laws against sodomy should be upheld, 80%
>of Americans respond that they believe they should be upheld.
>
>When the issue is brought to a vote, up to 70% of voters passed laws to
>prohibit sodomite marriages.

Now think about those two in juxtaposition, nincompoop, and maybe
you'll know why we laugh at you.  You claim that 80% want to uphold
laws against sodomy, but only 70% would prohibit "sodomite marriages".
That implies that there are 10% of the people who would allow
"sodomite marriages" but also want the sodomites put in jail.  That
strikes most of us as being about as likely as you converting to
Judaism.

lojbab



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