A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.
- Bertrand Russell
If I were a true Southern lady I would clutch my chest and have the vapors upon recognizing the inherent truth of this statement.
I asked the fledgling debaters in the 4-H club to tell me who Bertrand Russell was and how this argument might be used effectively.
Perhaps we should all ask ourselves that often.