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[at-l] Extinction?



At 10:12 PM 4/8/2005 -0400, Bror8588@aol.com wrote:
>Seems to  me
>that if one brings up their side of an issue it must be important to them 
>and
>it is only polite to talk to that person and let them know other viewpoints
>matter too.
>
>Why do you think that is?  I think it is because there are many sides  of an
>issue that have some truth to each of them and people cannot see 
>beyond  their
>particular point of view and thus become angry that someone raises  another.
>An example:  The religion of the Wilderness Trail.   There are some who are
>adamant that certain rules should apply to everyone who  ventures onto the 
>AT.
>Others feel that no rules should apply to  them.  Still others believe that
>some of the rules are good but not all of  them.  Still others believe 
>that the
>rules are good for you but not for  them.  Ah, it is a delicate subject.

I think you answered your own question.