[lit-ideas] Re: The end of conversation

  • From: Omar Kusturica <omarkusto@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:56:33 +0100

I was just beginning to have fun.

On Fri, Feb 27, 2015 at 3:53 PM, Adriano Palma <Palma@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> cqfd
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: lit-ideas-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:
> lit-ideas-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of John McCreery
> Sent: 27 February 2015 16:38
> To: lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [lit-ideas] Re: The end of conversation
>
> I will second that.
>
> John
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> > On 2015/02/27, at 22:31, Phil Enns <phil.enns@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > I am going meta. Apologies to all.
> >
> > Mr. Palma wrote:
> >
> > "Nobody who has an iq above 9 believes [this] junk, rorty?"
> >
> > I object to how posts like the above put an end to conversations, some
> > of which I find interesting. There is nothing wrong with objecting,
> > but there is something uncivil about bringing conversations to a
> > premature end. A thoroughly Rortyian observation, but there you have
> > it.
> >
> > I find Kant, Heidegger and Rorty all very thought-provoking. I don't
> > mind the insults. But if a sustained conversation is impossible
> > because of them, then the good of this list is unclear for me.
> >
> > <End of meta>
> >
> > Phil Enns
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