Re: Fibber McGee's Closet

From: Peter Marshall ^lt;>
Date: 03/22/05-06:33:03 AM Z
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Oh, sorry, it looks like I have received some email that has been held
up somewhere in that case.

Apologies to all

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kris wrote:
> Peter--
> The thread has been dead since March 14, from what I have seen--it is 
> now March 21 (by my calendar at least).
> The only stirring on the matter is your post, and mine.
> k
> Peter Marshall wrote:
>> I had hoped this was finished, but opened my mail today to see the 
>> inauguration of a new round, with a promise that we should "stay tuned 
>> for some excerpts" from past squabbles.
>> Is it too late to urge a little moderated self-restraint? Perhaps if 
>> everyone was to get more of a life away from this list, restrict 
>> themselves to a maximum of perhaps two or three short messages a day, 
>> avoid offensive subject titles and take care to stick purely and 
>> simply to the practical advice concerned with alt photography?
>> But I can't see it happening unless backed by prompt action by the 
>> list minders, including a ban on postings such as those threatened 
>> above - and if necessary the removal from the list of anyone who tries 
>> to stoke these pointless and off-topic acrimonious disputes.
>> I suspect I will be accused of 'taking sides' by some. I'm trying hard 
>> not to, since I'd like a list without 'sides', though of course there 
>> will sometimes be disagreements and misunderstandings. But here we 
>> seem to have obsessive behaviour that threatens the future of the 
>> list, and certainly unless something is done soon, I'll be looking for 
>> the instructions on how to unsubscribe after many years.
Received on Tue Mar 22 06:34:25 2005

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