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Old Yesterday, 08:43 PM   #641
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Originally Posted by cullennz View Post
Not necessarily
This is like a computer's attempt to simulate argument.

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Because no justification for limiting the definition to intersex people has been advanced. This is called "special pleading".
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Old Yesterday, 09:03 PM   #642
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Originally Posted by mumblethrax View Post


Because no justification for limiting the definition to intersex people has been advanced.
And again you switch to trans people are the same as intersex

They aren't
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Old Yesterday, 09:09 PM   #643
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Originally Posted by cullennz View Post
And again you switch to trans people are the same as intersex
The careful reader will note that I did not, as it happens, say that at all.
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Originally Posted by mumblethrax View Post
The careful reader will note that I did not, as it happens, say that at all.
Actually you didn't

You are pleading to change the meaning of a word to include one group of special people against the evidence that they are totally different and no decent justification for it.
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Old Yesterday, 09:23 PM   #645
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Originally Posted by cullennz View Post
You are pleading to change the meaning of a word to include one group of special people against the evidence that they are totally different and no decent justification for it.
No, I'm saying that our experience with intersex people suggests that the traditional definition of some words ("man" and "woman", for example) is inadequate, and that a better definition is needed. Once we arrive at a better definition, we would need some justification not to extend that definition to everyone. You can tell by the way that I keep saying that, and not the wholly unrelated thing you keep pulling out of your ass.

Using the words "special" and "pleading" independently in a sentence as if this were sufficient to show special pleading...well, what to say about that.
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Originally Posted by mumblethrax View Post
No, I'm saying that our experience with intersex people suggests that the traditional definition of some words ("man" and "woman", for example) is inadequate, and that a better definition is needed. Once we arrive at a better definition, we would need some justification not to extend that definition to everyone. You can tell by the way that I keep saying that, and not the wholly unrelated thing you keep pulling out of your ass.

Using the words "special" and "pleading" independently in a sentence as if this were sufficient to show special pleading...well, what to say about that.
Inadequite to you
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Originally Posted by cullennz View Post
Inadequite to you
I think this is the point where I got on this ride, and I didn't like it the first time.
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Originally Posted by mumblethrax View Post
I think this is the point where I got on this ride, and I didn't like it the first time.
I get you think the meaning of the words man and woman and intersex need to be changed to fit trans people.

A lot of people dont
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