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Ore. Student Teacher Pulled from Classroom After Coming Out

There are 105 comments on the Edge San Francisco story from Oct 19, 2010, titled Ore. Student Teacher Pulled from Classroom After Coming Out. In it, Edge San Francisco reports that:

Seth Stambaugh A teacher in Oregon who was reassigned to a different school after coming out as gay to his students has found himself if the middle of a controversy.

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#117 Oct 25, 2010
Could we leave ad hominem where the cat shat it, and get back to discussion of the ISSUES ?

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#118 Oct 26, 2010
snyper wrote:
Could we leave ad hominem where the cat shat it, and get back to discussion of the ISSUES ?
Absolutely, I do it *every* time someone else responds respectfully. That happens very little; people get EXTREMELY adversarial. I *will* respond in kind every time.

Actually, that's not true. Some of them make me laugh too much and I don't respond in kind. But usually I do, and will.

Thank you for this post, however.

Since: Apr 07

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#119 Oct 26, 2010
I despise argumenta ad hominem; they're nonsensical horse diarrhea. But I lose patience quickly and *will* engage in them deliberately and specifically as against someone attempting to deploy them in an argument against me. And you know what? No one will ever admit it, but it *DOES* make the point pretty damn fast.

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#120 Oct 26, 2010
They can also be fun if one is in a mood. lol

Since: Apr 07

Philadelphia, PA

#121 Oct 26, 2010
LOLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL L. A FEW SENSIBLE PEOPLE I know have said that. This *increases* my perception that you have logic, goodwill and equanimity, actually.

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