[LMB] Jackson's Whole

Damien Sullivan phoenix at mindstalk.net
Tue Jan 28 01:37:04 GMT 2014


On Mon, Jan 27, 2014 at 05:53:43PM -0600, beatrice_otter at haugensgalleri.com wrote:
> >> On Jan 27, 2014, at 12:09, Jeff Shultz <jeffshultz at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> I believe the only successful slave
> >> revolution in history was in Haiti... and see where that got them?
> 
> "fishman at panix.com" <fishman at panix.com> wrote:
> > How about the Hebrews in Exodus?

Not exactly a reliable part of history, given that nothing about it is
plausible.

> then moved in to a new area.  (And it was probably a lot less pitched
> battles in actuality than the Bible says; more moving in and oozing around
> established people and less conquering the established people.  That's
> what the archaeological record implies, at any rate.)

I don't thinke the archaeological record implies it happened at all.  No
evidence of a mass exodus, or of pig-avoiding people ever being absent
in the hills of Israel.

-xx- Damien X-) 


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