> Probably the singular most humorous event for me during the
> contest was an encounter with the 15 meters operator @ the
> USA's biggest M/M station (call signs omitted to protect the
> guilty), boldly,asking me to QSY from a frequency that I had
> occupied for the better part of an hour. When I replied,
> "xxxx, you're not even bothering me", he said "And you're not
> bothering me either, Jim, but your pileup is, please QSY".
A half-hour or so after I had *dug* my way onto 21200.5 (OK, it was
luck) and started running, I was essentially asked, by probably that
same xxxx (who is ALWAYS on 200.5), "Are you going to be there all
day?" I had a good hard laugh...
op@K2UA 2-man M/S