When you correct someone on terminology, you deeply hurt your chances at winning them over to your worldview. You should be willing to sacrifice the correct words if it means you can win the correct thoughts


@sir This is very similar to the discussion about macrohards open source efforts. Could we try to distill the problem to its core? I don't understand it yet, but the divide in opinion seem to be about: Whether to do things "proper" all the way from the beginning, vs sacrifice a small part of ones principles until one gets a foothold and then attempt to turn things around "from inside" almost.

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