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Thu Apr 5 22:06:50 EDT 2007
On Thu, 05 Apr 2007 21:55:49 -0400
Charles MacDonald <cmacd at telecomottawa.net> wrote:
> > It would be nice if it didn't degenerate into flame-fests every
> > once in a while, but, if that's what the people who read this
> > list want ... then you can have flamefests.
> It is too bad that the flame fests happen, I only get the list in digest
> so I can't do filtering and when I get to all I can stand of the
> bickering I just dump the rest of the digest.
> I seem to always see about 5 folks who flame, and/or use childish
> arguments. enen the Cantonical reference to germany in the 30's did not
> break it up this time.
> Preventing Censorship is often used as an excuse to allow for what my
> old Guidance consolor used to call "verbal d___ea". Guys, I don't want
> to hear cleaver arguments. I would love to hear what you are doing to
> make the world a better place, and how Linux and friends can make the
> world better, I would love to hear about technology, I would love to
> hear about legal, moral, finacial, and social issues about technology.
> I don't want to spend time reading about who thinks that they have
> bigger equipment stuffed in their pants.
I see. So, you want to receive in your inbox, precisely what you want to
read, but nothing more, and nothing less, is that it?
Come now, Charles.
Even in digest mode, you can easily see the topic and sender of a message,
and scroll to the next one.
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