[LMB] Criminals OT: (WAS:- Is Barr a rapist?)

Joel Polowin jpolowin at hotmail.com
Sat Aug 10 02:37:36 BST 2019


Zan Lynx <zlynx at acm.org> wrote:
On 8/9/19 11:26 AM, Joel Polowin wrote:
>> It's less than wonderful when well-meaning people insist on being
>> hlepful, against one's stated wishes.  The incident in Jo Walton's
>> _Among Others_, with the woman yelling at Mor that if she just
>> stopped using the cane, she wouldn't need it, was drawn from Jo's
>> own experience.

> Physical therapists *do* often find people who, if they'd only put in
> the effort and weight training, etc, wouldn't need an assistive device.

Random people on the street accosting strangers, not so much.

Joel


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