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Re: Perlmonks - democracy or oligarchy?

by mojobozo (Monk)
on Sep 06, 2002 at 15:30 UTC ( #195671=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perlmonks - democracy or oligarchy?
in thread Newbies, trying to help, and where to draw the line?

     Hubris is the democratic urge to raise oneself up to the gods

Well, actually, dictionary.com serves it up thusly:
hu·bris Pronunciation Key (hybrs) also hy·bris (h-) n. Overbearing pride or presumption; arrogance: “There is no safety in un +limited technological hubris” (McGeorge Bundy).

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