Dagger in hand

A man of prodigious fortune, coming to add his opinion to some light discussion that was going on casually at his table, began precisely thus: "It can only be a liar or an ignoramus who will say otherwise than," and so on. Pursue that philosophical point, dagger in hand.

--Michel de Montaigne, Of the art of discussion.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2002
Here's a great piece by Mark Steyn that reminded me of a passage in Oriana's book where she attacks "feminists" who spend more energy attacking the West than countries where women are treated like...well, read it.

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