Mike Sigman wrote:
Any word can be "tenkan" and "tenkan" can be defined as anything people want it to be. There.... that should make me as knowledgeable as you are about Aikido, then, since we "are probably just as correct as each other." There are indeed positive sides to moral relativism. My credentials are just as good as... nay, even better than, since my opinions even on that are that are valid... yours in Aikido since there is no real way of defining what your credentials are in relation to mine. Therefore, I trump you until you reply.
Thre's a large and unfounded jump to be made from "hey thre's differnet usage of various words so lets make sure we have the same understanding of the terms before arguing about them" to complete moral relativism. As I'm sure you know.