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Author: VeeEnn Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 42371  
Subject: Re: Crosspost 2013 Date: 1/3/2013 3:03 PM
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I've been meaning to say this for a long time. I often enjoy the debates of Sheila & VeeEnn.....

Thing is, Charlie, the back and forth that goes on with threads such as this one aren't really "debates" in a free and equal exchange of ideas etc. (or whatever debates are supposed to be) and the *recs* that're generated either way aren't worth that much in the context of any sort of validation of knowledge, skill or expertise.

See....biochemistry, metabolism, physiology etc. are sciences for a really good reason and you really have to know about them to know what is and what isn't and what you think you know (or believe) that *just ain't so*. For sure, I'm not at the top of the game with any one of them (as OleDoc could surely attest) but actually having to study this sort of stuff in a didactic setting, accompanied by lecturers and test examiners letting you know just how bad U GOTZ IT RONG!!1! tends to generate a bit of introspection when it comes to bloviating freely about stuff like this.
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