Dear Paul, dear Lynn,
Good points well stated, and largely I agree with you. However, I would still say that the list I gave earlier leads
us towards some kind of change even if we have to make the decision to drink it up ourselves. We've all met people who haven't
I guess the next question would be how do we use the "tool" of aikido to change ourselves most effectively - re Paul's suggestion, I too think blind repetition of shiho nage might not be the best way.
PS - like the avatar Paul - but you know it's Ernie that's the real evil one