From: PeterB on

David Wright wrote:
> In article <1158938448.861054.249950(a)i42g2000cwa.googlegroups.com>,
> PeterB <pkm(a)mytrashmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >JohnDoe wrote:
>
> >> That's 2 PhD's at most. Where are the other ones you told us about
> >> Vernon? You know, the ones that made you 'dominant scientist' somewhere,
> >> helped you invent magnetic tape, got you in top position at NASA, helped
> >> you overhaul the complete production procedures at Intel etc. And where
> >> did you find the time to learn to speak German? Oh yeah, that's right,
> >> you don't speak German.
> >
> >I guess you have little choice but to attack those infinitely more
> >intelligent than you. I mean, what choice do you have?
>
> Non-mathematicians like PeterB would be well advised to avoid
> mentioning infinity. It just makes them sound dumb.

You're hardly the one to be making a comment about mathematics. Do you
still think that a murder in the hospital compromises data collected
for an iatrongenic study? hehe

PeterB

From: Vernon on

"Sumbuny" <Sumbuny(a)THISSHOULDBEGONEcox.net> wrote in message
news:GwGRg.1348$Rp3.943(a)dukeread12...
>
>


O.K., you have some mental problems and have found a new religion.

It is interfering with your ability to see when someone is in general
agreement.

If you think your religion needs defending, re-think your decisions.


From: Vernon on

"Jan Drew" <jdrew1374(a)sbcglobal.net> wrote in message
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>
> "Sumbuny" <Sumbuny(a)THISSHOULDBEGONEcox.net> wrote in message
> news:spERg.1341$Rp3.1000(a)dukeread12...
>>
>> "Vernon" <athere(a)athere> wrote in message
>> news:4515cb06$0$23828$882e0bbb(a)news.ThunderNews.com...
>>>
>>> "Sumbuny" <Sumbuny(a)THISSHOULDBEGONEcox.net> wrote in message
>>> news:NcjRg.1294$Rp3.781(a)dukeread12...
>>>>
>>>> "Vernon" <athere(a)athere> wrote in message
>>>> news:45140cd0$0$23894$882e0bbb(a)news.ThunderNews.com...
>>>>>
>>>>> "Sumbuny" <Sumbuny(a)THISSHOULDBEGONEcox.net> wrote in message
>>>>> news:KMEQg.71$Rp3.63(a)dukeread12...
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> "Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
>>>>>> news:wPdQg.3212$Se.671(a)trndny03...
>>>>>>> http://www.adderallxr.com/ty/ty_story/
>>>>>>
>>>>>> No surprise there...I suspected he was ADHD since he was on "Trading
>>>>>> Spaces"...the fact that he "came out" about it was brave, since so
>>>>>> many who have it do not want other to know about it, fearing that it
>>>>>> will harm their careers...a shame, really.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> Buny
>>>>>>
>>>>>> " Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to
>>>>>> be normal."
>>>>>> ~ Albert Camus
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Most who have the imaginary "it" don't know they have "it" and just
>>>>> get on with their lives knowing that no two people are alike and
>>>>> REFUSE to take drugs to become an automon or programmed personality
>>>>> that fits some imaginary standard.
>>>>>
>>>>> Yep, there are people who ACTUALLY like who they are. Then there are
>>>>> the druggies and alcoholics.
>>>>
>>>> Perfect example...if I said I had ADHD, would you say the same thing
>>>> about me as well?
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Buny
>>>
>>> If you said it, you would be wrong, absolutely convinced and possibly
>>> under some treatment, but wrong.
>>
>> ...and if I told you that my treatment involved such non-medicinal things
>> as seen here? http://www.ldonline.org/article/8797?theme=print
>
> Teachers have NO business to instruct children about ADHD.
>

How else will the deception be forwarded?


From: Mark Probert on
Sumbuny wrote:
> "Vernon" <athere(a)athere> wrote in message
> news:4515cb06$0$23828$882e0bbb(a)news.ThunderNews.com...
>> "Sumbuny" <Sumbuny(a)THISSHOULDBEGONEcox.net> wrote in message
>> news:NcjRg.1294$Rp3.781(a)dukeread12...
>>> "Vernon" <athere(a)athere> wrote in message
>>> news:45140cd0$0$23894$882e0bbb(a)news.ThunderNews.com...
>>>> "Sumbuny" <Sumbuny(a)THISSHOULDBEGONEcox.net> wrote in message
>>>> news:KMEQg.71$Rp3.63(a)dukeread12...
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> "Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
>>>>> news:wPdQg.3212$Se.671(a)trndny03...
>>>>>> http://www.adderallxr.com/ty/ty_story/
>>>>> No surprise there...I suspected he was ADHD since he was on "Trading
>>>>> Spaces"...the fact that he "came out" about it was brave, since so many
>>>>> who have it do not want other to know about it, fearing that it will
>>>>> harm their careers...a shame, really.
>>>>>
>>>>> --
>>>>> Buny
>>>>>
>>>>> " Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to
>>>>> be normal."
>>>>> ~ Albert Camus
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>> Most who have the imaginary "it" don't know they have "it" and just get
>>>> on with their lives knowing that no two people are alike and REFUSE to
>>>> take drugs to become an automon or programmed personality that fits some
>>>> imaginary standard.
>>>>
>>>> Yep, there are people who ACTUALLY like who they are. Then there are
>>>> the druggies and alcoholics.
>>> Perfect example...if I said I had ADHD, would you say the same thing
>>> about me as well?
>>>
>>> --
>>> Buny
>> If you said it, you would be wrong, absolutely convinced and possibly
>> under some treatment, but wrong.
>
> ...and if I told you that my treatment involved such non-medicinal things as
> seen here? http://www.ldonline.org/article/8797?theme=print

Excellent advise for any teacher, special or regular.

>
> Interesting that people automatically jump to the wrong conclusions on
> limited information....a diagnosis given to clarify a problem, so that
> interventions can be found...preferable the *Least Restrictive Environment*
> (special ed keywords--but they can also apply medically--consider this
> *Least Invasive*)....
>
> You assUmed medication ......
>
> If I told you I had ADHD, and that these non-medicinal environmental- and
> behavioral-modification techniques were effective...what would you then say?
>
>
>
From: PeterB on

Rich wrote:
> "Jan Drew" <jdrew1374(a)sbcglobal.net> wrote in message
> news:PJJRg.4418$TV3.1714(a)newssvr21.news.prodigy.com...
> >
> > "Sumbuny" <Sumbuny(a)THISSHOULDBEGONEcox.net> wrote in message
> > news:spERg.1341$Rp3.1000(a)dukeread12...
> >>
> >> "Vernon" <athere(a)athere> wrote in message
> >> news:4515cb06$0$23828$882e0bbb(a)news.ThunderNews.com...
> >>>
> >>> "Sumbuny" <Sumbuny(a)THISSHOULDBEGONEcox.net> wrote in message
> >>> news:NcjRg.1294$Rp3.781(a)dukeread12...
> >>>>
> >>>> "Vernon" <athere(a)athere> wrote in message
> >>>> news:45140cd0$0$23894$882e0bbb(a)news.ThunderNews.com...
> >>>>>
> >>>>> "Sumbuny" <Sumbuny(a)THISSHOULDBEGONEcox.net> wrote in message
> >>>>> news:KMEQg.71$Rp3.63(a)dukeread12...
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> "Mark Probert" <markprobert(a)lumbercartel.com> wrote in message
> >>>>>> news:wPdQg.3212$Se.671(a)trndny03...
> >>>>>>> http://www.adderallxr.com/ty/ty_story/
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> No surprise there...I suspected he was ADHD since he was on "Trading
> >>>>>> Spaces"...the fact that he "came out" about it was brave, since so
> >>>>>> many who have it do not want other to know about it, fearing that it
> >>>>>> will harm their careers...a shame, really.
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> --
> >>>>>> Buny
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> " Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to
> >>>>>> be normal."
> >>>>>> ~ Albert Camus
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Most who have the imaginary "it" don't know they have "it" and just
> >>>>> get on with their lives knowing that no two people are alike and
> >>>>> REFUSE to take drugs to become an automon or programmed personality
> >>>>> that fits some imaginary standard.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Yep, there are people who ACTUALLY like who they are. Then there are
> >>>>> the druggies and alcoholics.
> >>>>
> >>>> Perfect example...if I said I had ADHD, would you say the same thing
> >>>> about me as well?
> >>>>
> >>>> --
> >>>> Buny
> >>>
> >>> If you said it, you would be wrong, absolutely convinced and possibly
> >>> under some treatment, but wrong.
> >>
> >> ...and if I told you that my treatment involved such non-medicinal things
> >> as seen here? http://www.ldonline.org/article/8797?theme=print
> >
> > Teachers have NO business to instruct children about ADHD.
> >
>
>
> What an incredibly stupid comment! First of all, the article is about
> instructing children who HAVE ADHD, not instructing children ABOUT ADHD.
> (More evidence of your poor reading comprehension skills.) Second, teachers
> are very much in the business of instructing children about anything and
> everything, and certainly ADHD is a subject that children should know more
> about, since they are interacting daily with ADHD fellow students. Third,
> YOU have no business telling teachers what they should teach.

Pu-leeze. The only medical issues that teachers should be talking to
children about are those relating to the approved curriculum, not an
"amphetakids" commercial from the drug makers designed to turn every
kid into an addict.

PeterB