Explanation for the new Village IDIOT!

hariette spierings hariette at easynet.co.uk
Sat Sep 28 18:05:58 MDT 1996


Mr. Orwell the Rodwell want me to explain to him the difference between a
GUARANTEE and a POSSIBILITY.

OK.


If in a horse race there are five horses and the winner takes all, you have
a POSSIBILITY only if your enter the race - ie. if you risk something, like
the POSSIBILITY of defeat.

That POSSIBILITY of victory is predicated upon certain conditions of which
you must have ALL which ARE SUFFICIENT to afford you the possibility of
winning, namely:

That your horse has four legs.
That he is not sick or suffers of Rodwellism.
That he is got a reasonable jockey (not malecki please)

In other words, your horse will have a working chance of winning the race if
it meets the necessary conditions.  HOWEVER, no one can GUARANTEE you
victory, because there are OTHER horses in the race too!

Can you get that through your thick skull?  Is there a working chnace - ie.
a POSSIBILITY that you will ever understand when you have lost an argument?

NO. There is a GUARANTEE that you will come back for more punishment, and a
GUARANTEE too that from now on this will be your standad form answer!


Adolfo


PS;  If you are convinced of the IMPOSIBILITY of victory, and thus you
withdraw your horse from the race - like if you were to believe that it is
IMPOSSIBLE TO BUILD SOCIALISM IN ONE COUNTRY - then you have a CERTAINTY -
i'e a GUARANTEE.

However it is a GUARANTEE of DEFEAT and of being held to ridicule and for a
chicken!




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