Begging the Question

BEGGING THE QUESTION….Via Julie, a website that addresses a crucial linguistic issue that we’ve discussed right here on this blog: the use and (especially) misuse of the phrase “begging the question.”

It’s about time someone took this seriously. And that Holbo guy better get on the cluetrain too. I’m a convert now, and there’s nothing like the zeal of the converted….

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