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Re: Striking a blow against the predatory guilds



 > I apologise on behalf of my profession. A considerable number of
 philosophers, both in ethics and metaphysics, fail to understand that
 one cannot pull biological examples out of one's... intuitions. This
 is especially true of those who think language is a guide to the
 world.

I strongly suspect this set of people overlaps strongly with the set of people who believe they're experts on language because, after all, they speak one...