Originally Posted By: Bill S.
... It's over 200 years old, so although Hutton was a man ahead of his time, it's going to be a bit dated.
Now, can you give us an idea what he was trying to say in the bit you quoted?

Blame my dictionary regarding my use of "hoi polloi"--< Greek for the many people. I took it as being listed as a special noun.
Did you really think I was pointing a finger at you?
No, I didn't.
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