[CQ-Contest] 67 spots

Jeff Maass jmaass at columbus.rr.com
Tue Feb 24 17:34:08 EST 2004

> -----Original Message-----
> From: cq-contest-bounces at contesting.com
> [mailto:cq-contest-bounces at contesting.com]On Behalf Of KI9A at aol.com
> Sent: Tuesday, February 24, 2004 5:16 PM
> To: cq-contest at contesting.com
> Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] 67 spots
> In a message dated 2/24/04 7:50:49 AM Central Standard Time,
> ab2e at hotmail.com
> writes:
> > The latter clearly crosses the line on the rules
> How do you figure that? I just went thru all of the rules looking for a
> section telling me I can't spot a pal of mine, & I sure didn't
> see any. Can you
> please point me in the right direction, & don't tell me it is a
> case of unfair
> assistance, as that would be purely subjective, & therefore unenforceable.
> BTW, I am not a member of the club that did the spotting ( oh
> boy, is thread
> familiar??).  What do you propose, one spot per contest? Maybe 2?
>  Yep, 67 is
> really too much, but, where do you draw the line?
> 73-Chuck KI9A

I think the better (unanswered) question is **why** do you
draw a line? Where's the harm, where's the foul?

Why would such a rule be any more necessary than providing
bicycles to freshwater fish?


  Jeff Maass  K8ND

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