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Re: Re(2): New level: heretical

by jdporter (Canon)
on Dec 09, 2002 at 17:05 UTC ( #218587=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re(2): New level: heretical
in thread New level: heretical

Well, ++ for effort, but your proposed names would need some reconsideration. Problem is that "unbeliever" and "infidel" are synonyms; as are "offender", "sinner", and "transgressor"; as are "heretic" and "blasphemer". "Fallen" refers to pretty much everybody.

I would propose a taxonomy with fewer levels. How about
Level  Title
-1 Benighted
-2 Sinner
-3 Excommunicant
-4 Witch
-4 Troll
Hmmmm... A Possible down-side to this whole idea is that it gives persons of a certain anti-social inclination something to strive for. In effect, it rewards undesirable behavior.

Maybe what we need is something like:
Level  Title
-1 Penitent
-2 Excommunicant

...porque es dificil estar guapo y blanco.

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