Sunday, February 05, 2006

Stumbling and Mumbling has a piece about being offended. Or not, rather.
The thing is, I can’t remember when I have been offended.

Sure, countless things offend against my standards of decency, aesthetics or intellectual rigour. But the offences in this case are against the standards, not me. It’s a category error to believe I personally am offended.

It's a good piece, expressing a view that I, too, tend towards.

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