An Issue Of Sovereignty...........
ernielane at VERIZON.NET
Fri May 2 08:15:05 MDT 2008
> "Stupid," of course, is a value judgment in your own mind, Mr. Lane, a
> mind that seems too keen to be drawn to gutter talk, but nevertheless
> repeatedly chooses the language of low-lives to express yourself. But
> my "perception" of your mental acuity perhaps is wrong, and you really
> can't help your occasional dip into Tourette's sewer for just the right
> turn of phrase. In that case, you become a problem to the rest of us on
> this list, and as a result, you should consider taking your mouthful of
> sewage someplace else where it may be appreciated. I'd suggest the
> third stall on the left.
> Additionally, your dire warnings to us dim bulbs who offend you by
> making "such stupid posts" is beyond your pay grade. Who do you think
> you are? I won't vet my messages through you or any other
> self-appointed imprimatur before posting them here. If I write
> something stupid, then you are free to illustrate it as such -- if you
> pack the skills and have the information. If I cross the line of
> decency, however, then the list manager has the duty to censure me or
> remove me. No one on this list is, or should be, free to be indecent
> or obscene, especially directed toward another list member, and thus
> show ourselves to be literal thugs and guttersnipes.
> I again remind the list administrators that the one time -- ONE TIME --
> that I strayed from the straight and narrow on this list, you properly
> notified me not to offend again. That offense was simply a play on
> words, a botched attempt to be funny, and was not directed at anyone.
> Even still, I was wrong and you were right. But, please, let us not
> have double standards. Please mind your list and enforce your rules
> Sorry if this is just too stupid.
It isn't. Just run-of-the-mill stupid.
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