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Re^2: Problems with $_

by SilasTheMonk (Chaplain)
on May 26, 2011 at 09:55 UTC ( #906787=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Problems with $_
in thread Problems with $_

I may be wrong, but to me it sounds more like a sugar-coated reproach than an appeal to his kindness.
So right. I read a very interesting book by Steven Pinker recently called the "The Stuff of thought." The chapter on indirect speach and politeness was a major revelation. I suddenly realized how I had been offending people all my life. I am still struggling to change the habits however.


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