The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #59418 Message #3093197
Posted By: Amos
11-Feb-11 - 10:34 AM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
(Heresies)... are exitiall and pestilent to the kingdomes쳌dwhere they are admitted.
1633 T. Adams Comm. 2 Peter ii. i. 382
Now, I don't dredge through 17th C. works often, but this quote from the OED struck me. Exitial and pestilent!! There, in a nutshell, is the essence of everything I have protested against, lo these many thousands of posts, in the curlicues of our sojourn here.