File spoon-archives/bhaskar.archive/bhaskar_2003/bhaskar.0312, message 179


Subject: Re: BHA: Missing posts
Date: Sat, 13 Dec 2003 14:34:39 -0500


I realized as soon as I sent my post that I didn't quite write what I meant.
I didn't mean "richly" so much as "freckly."  I apologize for any
understanding.

T.

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Tobin Nellhaus
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"Faith requires us to be materialists without flinching": C.S. Peirce


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "steve.devos" <steve.devos-AT-krokodile.co.uk>
To: <bhaskar-AT-lists.village.Virginia.EDU>
Sent: Saturday, 13 December 2003 5:07 AM
Subject: Re: BHA: Missing posts


Tobin

The issue that you repeating in  the below note is that you are trying
to deny the arbitrary nature of language, and indeed all semiotic
systems.  Whether or not Ruth meant one thing or another is irrelevant
what matters is the arbitrariness

steve

Tobin Nellhaus wrote:

>Uh, Steve, I believe GŁnter had it right the first time -- Ruth had
>previously asked if she was missing posts (9 Dec), and clearly the problem
>continues.
>
>Tobin
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>Tobin Nellhaus
>nellhaus-AT-mail.com
>"Faith requires us to be materialists without flinching": C.S. Peirce
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>----- Original Message ----- 
>From: <steve.devos-AT-krokodile.co.uk>
>To: <bhaskar-AT-lists.village.Virginia.EDU>
>Sent: Friday, 12 December 2003 6:08 AM
>Subject: Re: Re[2]: BHA: Missing posts
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>Gunter
>
>The tedious three emails misreading 'get' from you suggest that down in the
>outback you have nothing better to do.... (It's true i don't at the moment
I
>am merely waiting for programs to run...)
>
>you are  the one who who needs a life... not understanding 'get' - i
assumed
>you were being obtruse, guess you were just trying to be insulting
>
>s
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>>Dear steve.devos,
>>
>>on Friday, 12 December 2003, you wrote:
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>>>I understand Gunter's posts - he appears to be somewhat over literal
>>>though and imagines rather bizarrely that the word 'get' for example
>>>has a single meaning.  In this sense he is like Phil Walden a person
>>>out of time...
>>>
>>>
>>Get a life, Steve :-)
>>
>>Regards,
>>GŁnter
>>
>>--
>>GŁnter Minnerup
>>School of History
>>University of New South Wales
>>Sydney NSW 2052
>>Tel. (+61 2) 9385 3668 (work)
>>Tel. (+61 2) 9398 3646 (home)
>>mailto:g.minnerup-AT-unsw.edu.au
>>
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