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... argument later with a different position as the result of having the previous argument.

When I argue, I normally argue to see how much weight a particular position will bear ... not backing it to the full in the course of an argument is testing the limits of how far I was willing to go in support of the position rather than testing how strong the position itself is.


I've been accused of being a Marxist, yet while Harpo's my favourite, it's Groucho I'm always quoting. Odd, that.

by BruceMcF (agila61 at netscape dot net) on Thu Dec 4th, 2008 at 02:44:31 PM EST

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