Re: virus: Martyrdom and the fallacy of the single cause

David Leeper (
Sun, 27 Oct 1996 21:59:41 -0500

Kevin O'Connor asks:

: >Everyone, consciously or unconsciously, tries to present their
: >situation in
: >an attractive light.
: >But the words we use are often not true, and we often don't even know
: >it.
: What impact did you intend this statement to make?

This was a reply to a posting which quoted the Palestinians as
encouraging martyrdom.

David Leeper
Homo Deus