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To: Oztrich Boy
"Quote-mining" ia an appeal to authority, done by people who neither understand or care about the topic.

Ah, rather like people who choose to make an issue out of a little detail in the quote credits.

42 posted on 07/05/2005 10:00:21 AM PDT by MEGoody (Ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.)
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To: MEGoody
Ah, rather like people who choose to make an issue out of a little detail in the quote credits.

You mean people who would impugn the entire credibility of Dan Rather's reporting because of a little sloppiness in source checking?

44 posted on 07/05/2005 10:18:32 AM PDT by Oztrich Boy (No morality can be founded on authority., even if the authority were divine - Sir Alfred Jules Ayer)
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