Maybe subject to prejudice, bias & weakness, rather than 'based upon',
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On Behalf Of Iestyn Jones
Sent: 03 Tachwedd 2006 15:16
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Subject: Re: [BRITARCH] [Norton AntiSpam] Re: [BRITARCH] spin and the past
'There is something sinister about presenting a history as an
interpretation of the past because an interpretation claims or is
understood to be a real mirror of the past as it can be comprehended in
As far as I know no modern credible interpretation claims to be a 'mirror'
of the past. Interpretation means just that: a person's subjective view,
based on personal prejudices, weaknesses and bias.