Category Archives: Internet

There Are Only Two Good-Faith Debating Tactics

Everything else is dishonest. There are two intellectually-honest debate tactics: 1. pointing out errors or omissions in your opponent’s facts 2. pointing out errors or omissions in your opponent’s logic

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Union of Jewish Students of France Pushes Hate Speech Laws

I hate to see Jews at the forefront of restrictions on free speech. The Forward reports Oct. 24, 2014: A little over a year after a French court forced Twitter to remove some anti-Semitic content, experts say the ruling has … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs Was 56

The chairman of Apple computers is dead. I think I first encountered a personal computer around 1981 at the Albion Field Station, a Seventh-Day Adventist retreat in Mendocino County affiliated with Pacific Union College. The operator of the station had … Continue reading

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My Blog Loads Too Slowly

I have a question for you. My website lukeford.net loads slowly. In particular, IE browsers pop up with this: “A script on this page is causing Internet Explorer to run slowly” Do you have any suggestions? I think the problem … Continue reading

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I Have No Use For People Who Take Offense

If you use the phrase, “I’m offended” or “That’s offensive”, I want nothing to do with you. I’ve worked hard to create a life where I can say what I want. As I live this vision, I encounter increasingly few … Continue reading

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