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Insult

injury or trauma, attack.

Origin: L. Insultus = attack


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When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?

... From within, I'd surmise he's new employee, barely known honey_v, who pops up in a credible blog post using prejudicial language to badly insult a potential contributor. News of this spread far and wide. Not good. FWIW, here's one PR guy's advice to Scientific American: http://itsnotalecture.blogspot.com/2013/10/free-crisis-pr-advice-for-scientific.html

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by GreyDog
Sun Oct 13, 2013 5:29 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?
Replies: 79
Views: 61798

Re: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?

... know whether the others involved with the site endorse that kind of behavior, and whether or not Ofek is a big enough person to apologize for the insult.

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by Steerpike
Fri Oct 11, 2013 11:35 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?
Replies: 79
Views: 61798

5 best proofs of evolution

Another sad product of the self esteem movement. Offering an educational clue is hardly an insult - except to those who refuse to learn. Again child - learn what a scientific theory is before you further show and whine your ignorance.

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by JorgeLobo
Mon May 28, 2012 1:50 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
Replies: 170
Views: 220963

5 best proofs of evolution

Why did you insult me by telling me to look up "scientific theory"? I didn't insult you or even attempt to belittle anything you said. If you are going to insult me, which I find childish, then you ought to get used to ...

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by OdinsRaven
Mon May 28, 2012 1:40 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
Replies: 170
Views: 220963

Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

You're lucky, that we were part of the Habsburgmonarchy, so I won't take it as insult claiming Mendel being Austrian :devil: Although you seem to be a scientist (at least you obviously publish "something"), you're apparently missing several important ...

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by JackBean
Wed May 02, 2012 6:34 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
Replies: 12
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