posted on Jan, 11 2011 @ 09:58 PM
The other day I had a revelation. I actually changed my perception on something because of what a fellow ATS'er pointed out. Shocking right?
I mean think about it... Every Christmas (insert your favored holiday here) my family and I can be found gathered at the table discussing everything
but the cranberry sauce. Enevitably the discussion usually winds up in the realm of politics or religion. Obviously we love torture because after
atleast 3 decades we are all pretty sure where each of us stands. I don't recollect a cosmic shift or severe indigestion ever budging any of us to
Year after year we behave like lemmings marching straight into the wall over and over again. It is a sickness of sorts I suppose. From experience I
know many others partake in this demented tradition.
I realize the same thing occurs here! Then I found this article
I pretty much agree with his opinion. Minds can be changed. It may not happen often but it does occur.
So my questions are
Have you been involved with a topic here that completely changed your view on the subject?
We are aware that it is rare to change one's thinking/opinion, even when we know it is unlikely to happen we try anyway over and over... why?
I am really curious to see how many here have had an epiphany of sorts just by debating with another member!