[LMB] Betan population control

Joel Polowin jpolowin at hotmail.com
Sat Jun 8 19:38:18 BST 2019


Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
>On Thu, Jun 6, 2019 at 1:02 PM Joel Polowin <jpolowin at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> "Since you *can* change these things, it's *your* fault that you
>> haven't."
> That's generally true.

The validity of that argument depends very much on the truth of the
premise "you *can* change these things".  It is often not true at
all... or at least the person making that argument doesn't grasp that it
may be extremely difficult / expensive / otherwise beyond the ability
of the other person to accomplish.  It may be technically feasible,
but effectively impossible in practise.

Joel


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