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Longley's Enlightened Empire (Re: Enlightened Empiricism, Extensionalism and the Control of Operant Behavior)

Albert alwagner at tcac.net
Thu Nov 4 10:35:22 EST 2004

David Longley wrote:
> In article <10ok8bammq1pdc9 at corp.supernews.com>, Albert 
> <alwagner at tcac.net> writes
>> David Longley wrote:
>> <snip>
>>> The above is just further evidence of the type of liberal, irrational,
>>> decadence and ignorance...
>> Your use of the word 'liberal' as a derogative places all of your 
>> arguments and comments in proper perspective, as does your constant 
>> attempt to slime a variety of newsgroups by heavy crossposting.
>> <snip>
> Your "perspective" is naive, ignorant and idiotic.
> Give yourself an education and try to read Skinner's "Beyond Freedom and 
> Dignity" 1971, and then, if you can manage it (which I suspect you 
> can't), "Upon Further Reflection" (1987).
> If that's all too much for you, try the populist version, ie Chomsky's 
> "Manufacturing Consent" 1992, or for some figures, try Murray and 
> Herrnstein's "The Bell Curve" (1994).
> Along the way, give a few moments' thought to why so many of the above 
> (and many like them) find folk like yourself and Verhey incorrigibly 
> ignorant.

I can only add to my previous remarks that you are also a racial 
bigot, as evidenced by your championing of _The Bell Curve_.  I 
am *delighted* to be considered 'incorrigibly ignorant' by your 
racist behaviorist heroes.

"Don't you see that the whole aim of Newspeak is to narrow the 
range of thought? In the end we shall make thoughtcrime literally 
impossible, because there will be no words in which to express it."
     -- George Orwell as Syme in "1984"	

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