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Subject: Re: [office] Re: [office-metadata] Suggested Changes on the Metadata proposal

On Jun 29, 2007, at 11:49 PM, marbux wrote:

> Tch. Tch. and you lectured me about making accusations. "Similar to 
> ignoratio elenchi, a red herring is an argument, given in reply, that 
> does not address the original issue. Critically, a red herring is a 
> deliberate attempt to change the subject or divert the argument."

I used the term "red herring" perhaps incorrectly then. I drew no 
assumption about intent; I simply meant to indicate Svante was drawing 
an inappropriate conclusion from my argument about preserving 

So apologies to Svante for my imprecise use of metaphor :-)


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