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by Pennysquire
Wed Feb 18, 2009 6:53 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Law of Unintended Consequences.
Replies: 32
Views: 697

<t><br/> Evertype said:<br/> Oh, give over, Pawl. You only bash Agan Tavas because Agan Tavas kept faith with Traditional Cornish and you had backed a different horse.<br/> <br/> I think in your heart you just hate us because you know we're right, and you can't forgive us for that. That's why you fl...
by Pennysquire
Wed Feb 18, 2009 6:16 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: A Choice for the Gorseth
Replies: 63
Views: 1003

<t><br/> Evertype said:<br/> Nothing I said suggested a "black and white" worldview. Indeed, Ken's division of all the data into two categories and then analysis of the categories seems more of that than what I suggested. So I queried the methodology there, asking "are all those really [eʊ]? I've no...
by Pennysquire
Wed Feb 18, 2009 5:17 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: A Choice for the Gorseth
Replies: 63
Views: 1003

<t><br/> Evertype said:<br/> "He's obviously a 'Black and White' sort of person" is an ad-hominem attack. Please explain how you did "not intend" an insult here.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Really, Evertype, you are rather prone to imagining slights.<br/> <br/> I took it as meaning that you and Dan were ...
by Pennysquire
Wed Feb 18, 2009 4:51 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Law of Unintended Consequences.
Replies: 32
Views: 697

<t><br/> Taran said:<br/> <br/> I often wondered what you looked like, Taran.<br/> <br/> <br/> I am quite touched Pennysquire. I never realised I occupied your thoughts.<br/> [quote=Pokorny]But Penny, making it sound as if I had given a ringing endorsement to calling people "devious, lying little sh...
by Pennysquire
Wed Feb 18, 2009 4:46 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Law of Unintended Consequences.
Replies: 32
Views: 697

<t><br/> Pokorny said:<br/> But Penny, making it sound as if I had given a ringing endorsement to calling people "devious, lying little shitbags" isn't exactly an impartial representation of what I wrote, either.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Butbutbutbut....<br/> <br/> I implied nothing of the kind! I quo...
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:47 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Who are the Splitters?
Replies: 809
Views: 7081

To see one of the Splitters' (Agan Tavas Propaganda Department) methods described, see the thread entitled "The Law of Unintended Consequences".

- Penny
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:41 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Law of Unintended Consequences.
Replies: 32
Views: 697


Taran said:




I often wondered what you looked like, Taran.

- Penny
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:37 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Cornish Language Partnership Chair Resigns and Flees to Antipodes!
Replies: 62
Views: 1138

<t><br/> pennysquire said:<br/> [quote=marhak]Or isn't it rather that the majority of people (not the few isolationists) agreed with us?<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Gast, Craig, ny wodhesta lowr dhe wodhvos na wodhes travith. Hag yn arbennik ny wodhesta amontya, ytho dha dybyansow ny dal oy. <br/> <br/> ...
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:33 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Nicholas Williams, staunch royalist, strongly opposes Cornish independence
Replies: 471
Views: 7067


Bardh said:
Michael - as you're online, you can tell us when you allege that Len said this to you. Please quote his exact words. I'll PM this to you as well.



I don't think that Bardh ever got a reply to this one.

- Penny
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:31 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Spellyans Watch -- Goelva Spellyans
Replies: 635
Views: 28569


Evertype said:
You aren't who you said you were.



You are not really Michael Everson, Alphonse.

- Penny
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:27 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Law of Unintended Consequences.
Replies: 32
Views: 697

<t><br/> Pokorny said:<br/> Even in something as unpleasant as the Cornish Spelling Wars, adversaries should rather not refer to each other as "shitbags", "caughwesyon" or whatnot. There are far too many examples of vicious personal insults on this forum, and they haven't helped anyone.<br/> <br/> <...
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 5:20 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: A Choice for the Gorseth
Replies: 63
Views: 1003

<t><br/> Pokorny said:<br/> I cannot find a systematic distinction of the two suffixes even in OM and PAA, or rather not in the way entrenched since Nance. The scribes seem to prefer in monoyllables (except for 2P.Sg. of bos) and possibly in polysyllables - a preference which grows stronger in later...
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 4:56 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: The Law of Unintended Consequences.
Replies: 32
Views: 697

<t><br/> Pokorny said:<br/> <br/> What the AHG did not do, however - and I have to confess that I am too lazy to look up who claimed it - was decide to basically adopt KS and optionally disguise it as KK. That is a malicious misrepresentation by whoever brought it up. <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Well, t...
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 3:35 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: A Choice for the Gorseth
Replies: 63
Views: 1003

<t><br/> Evertype said:<br/> It's phatic, since I wasn't making a synchronic/diachronic argument, but merely asking a question about the data.<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> I realise that you were asking about data, but I was wondering what your views were on these two statements:<br/> <br/> <br/> Pokorny ...
by Pennysquire
Tue Feb 17, 2009 3:27 pm
Forum: Cornish Language, Culture and History
Topic: Spellyans Watch -- Goelva Spellyans
Replies: 635
Views: 28569

<t><br/> Evertype said:<br/> [quote=pennysquire][quote=Evertype]Anyone who wishes to identify himself or herself by name and who wishes to discuss matters in a civil fashion is welcome on Spellyans.<br/> <br/> Except Mr Reeves, who has exhibited bahaviour which marks him as pre-banned.<br/> <br/> <b...