----- Original Message -----
From: "James Neiger" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I marvel at those skilled in SO2R. Maybe I'll be proficient by the time I'm
> 70 (soon). Or not. Meanwhile, please, let's leave these fellows alone;
> perhaps we can shut our mouths, open our minds, and learn. Special
> category? Nah. Special operators? You bet they are.........
> Second topic. Let's do away with ASSISTED. Packet is here to stay. So
> many are using it today, and claiming un-assisted, why should they have this
> 'special advantage'? Let everyone use it, without penalty.
I agree. Let's do away with ASSISTED. If you use packet you go into the
"multi-op" category. Packet isn't a skill like SO2R, it's a crutch like
73, de Hans, K0HB
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