"Ha the A would be lost on my friends too since that is the first letter of my last name. I would like to be out more but seeing as I am running a business I would literally lose everything in the process. We can live without a few…"
"Neither, it is under religious works. I do not work at that library any more, that lasted about 3 months and then it went bankrupt because it lost state funding so it only has 1 IT person and a couple rotating librarians left.
You are asserting I…"
"By putting a book like the bible in nonfiction classifications it is an assertion of truth. If it is nonfiction it is truth. You said before that you did care what people thought 2000 years ago, that was the crux of your argument ads opposed to the…"
""Generally assumed" is not the same as a requirement, I could be lying out my ass and stating it as fact and it is nonfiction. ANd by the way books can be reclassified, work in a library for a while, books often move from nonfiction…"
"Fiction is any form of narration which deals, in part or in whole, with events that are not factual, but rather, imaginary and invented by its author(s).
Of course by your definition Gone With the Wind is nonfiction. No…"
"Well, Gone With the WInd, if I remember, has the civil war as a background story so I think it actually shows more historical fact than the bible, that should be giving it more credit than it is due."
"Then it is not a book on history, it is a reference for psychology on minds of the time not the book itself. You can't call the book non-fiction just because a few deluded psychopaths in some death cult believed it. If you want to address the…"
"The bible is NOT history in any way, at all, period. It is a bunch of stories created by fools who wanted to control people with fear. That is not history that is manipulation with lies and deception thrown in for good measure."
I really wouldn't bother debating Trevauhn anymore. Our points have been made and he is obviously on the defensive if he has to resort to tired tropes like complexity. To quote Cool Hand Luke: "Some men you just can't reach"