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Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Thu Feb 16 02:32:20 CET 2006

At 2:08 PM -0800 2006-02-15, Beartooth wrote:

>   	I hope it didn't sound like I was trying to teach you to suck
>  eggs.

	No, I didn't take any offense at what you had said.  I was trying 
to explain my personal perspective and the issues I felt needed to be 
balanced, but I was also trying to explain that although I might feel 
this way that I will comply and implement whatever the official 
policy is determined to be.

	I think I remember what that official policy is, but I will check 
to make sure.

>         In my last job, it turned out often that precisely the Alpha
>  Plus Technoids were glad to hear an articulate description of what
>  things looked like to the UNinitiated, whose thoughts they had gotten
>  far beyond; so I got in the habit of doing that.

	It's been twenty years since I was on that side of the fence. 
You are right that it is good to be occasionally reminded of what 
that's like.

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

"Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little
temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety."

     -- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), reply of the Pennsylvania
     Assembly to the Governor, November 11, 1755

  LOPSA member since December 2005.  See <http://www.lopsa.org/>.

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