I can't argue with your overall approach, but I would point out that not all of their books are polemical. You have to look at each title on its own merits. But I don't think there's any doubt where the sympathies of the publisher's owners, George Smith, lie. In this JWR's "paranoia" is probably fully justified.
Jon Spencer wrote: > As I said a few years ago on this list, this is why we have not and will not > ever carry any book from Signature Books in our LDS bookstore. My wife is > kinder and gentler than I. When people ask why we don't have certain books, > she just says that we don't buy from that publisher, and that is all she > says. She used to give them the contact info if they wanted to buy > something from SB, but no longer. She says that SB always has a booth at > the LDS Booksellers convention each year, but that she (my wife) has never > stopped there, and that the booth seldom has any bookseller stop in. > > Regardless of any great book that they may have, I personally refuse to give > them any money to help in their arrogant pseudo-intellectual pursuits. > Although it is incumbent upon me to forgive them, I do my best to forget > them. > > Jon > > Harold Stuart wrote: > > Do I feel strongly about the Signaturi? Yes. They nearly got me about > > 20 years ago, and it was only by a miracle that I survived. This is > > not hyperbole. I don't relate the experience often, but suffice it to > > say that I learned enough about the devil and his minions to last me > > the rest of my life. Please, beware these people. They, like the > > master they serve, want all men to be miserable like unto themselves. > > ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// > /// ZION LIST CHARTER: Please read it at /// > /// http://www.zionsbest.com/charter.html /// > ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// > -- Marc A. Schindler Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada -- Gateway to the Boreal Parkland “Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of the time he will pick himself up and continue on” – Winston Churchill Note: This communication represents the informal personal views of the author solely; its contents do not necessarily reflect those of the author’s employer, nor those of any organization with which the author may be associated. ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// /// ZION LIST CHARTER: Please read it at /// /// http://www.zionsbest.com/charter.html /// ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// ==^^=============================================================== This email was sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org EASY UNSUBSCRIBE click here: http://topica.com/u/?aaP9AU.bWix1n.YXJjaGl2 Or send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] T O P I C A -- Register now to manage your mail! http://www.topica.com/partner/tag02/register ==^^===============================================================