Arg. Maybe I'm having a different argument than everyone else, but this is how I parse the issue:http://eiglophian.blogspot.com/2010/04/d-is-always-right.html
It's the text in your hand.Seriously, it's only a tool for textual analysis of the rules and how they play at the table. Would I spend so much time houseruling the thing if I thought it was infallible? Yeesh! ;)
Didn't Lao-Tze answer that one with a now infamous koan? ;)
As justice Potter Stewart famously said, "I know it when I see it." Seriously, though - it's like this game with wizards and elves and stuff and - you must have heard of it?No, absolutely seriously now, it's shorthand for insurance clauses covering something called "Death and Dismemberment."Damn, that would be a cool name for an RPG.