Pete, does your delete key work? Mine does. I was following the
conversation, so I must be in the 5%. Too bad for me? On any given
topic, there may be even fewer than 5% that are interested in any
particular thread. Should they get SHOUTED AT?
Tom, I didn't tell anybody how to moderate anything. I asked a question
about a SHOUTED message from the moderator, which didn't seem
particularly "moderate." Of course, the moderator is an absolute
dictator, if he wants to be. "Absolute power corrupts absolutely."
I just didn't see any CRAP to get all pumped up about, and a moderator
is not required to get loud and rude to moderate.
Spanish speaking correspondents might want to go to the trouble to run
their text through a translator site (ie, Babelfish?), if they think
non-Spanish speakers might be interested, or might have useful
information to contribute.
No tengo nada mas que decir sobre este asunto.
> I suspect his point was that a conversation in Spanish excludes 95
> percent of the subscribers to the reflector, and should be taken
> elsewhere for that reason.
> 73, Pete N4ZR
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> On 4/26/2010 9:27 AM, Tom Cox wrote:
>> This conversation is antenna-related, and all legitimate (no insults,
>> libel, slander, vulgarity, etc.) What is your objection, specifically?
>> That it is in Spanish?
>> Tom, KT9OM
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> Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2010 10:00:24 -0400
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> Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] TowerTalk Digest, Vol 88, Issue 107
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> I really don't believe it is necessary for the moderator of a reflector to
> explain his actions. He has been managing this reflector a hell of a lot
> longer than we have.
> Tom - W4BQF
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