To whoever hacked into my Database

Ian Kelly ian.g.kelly at
Wed Nov 13 13:38:04 CET 2013

On Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 6:19 PM, Ethan Furman <ethan at> wrote:
> On 11/12/2013 03:27 PM, Ian Kelly wrote:
>> On Tue, Nov 12, 2013 at 2:59 PM, Ethan Furman <ethan at> wrote:
>>> Every time he uses foul language against somebody he's acting like a
>>> bully.
>>> Every time he reposts questions and ignores answers he's acting like a
>>> bully.
>>> Every time he declares that what he wants is the most important and so he
>>> is
>>> going to ignore our culture and the topic of this forum/ml/ng he is
>>> acting
>>> like a bully.
>>> If you haven't seen those posts, I have.  Now you know.
>> Per Wikipedia: "Bullying is the use of force, threat, or coercion to
>> abuse, intimidate, or aggressively to impose domination over others.
>> ... One essential prerequisite is the perception, by the bully or by
>> others, of an imbalance of social or physical power."
> So even though he is being verbally abusive, the fact that he's not standing
> over me with a stick makes him not a bully?  We'll have to agree to disagree
> on this point.

No, that's not my point.  Who has more power in this social forum, you
or Nikos?  I don't condone Nikos' behavior in any way, but if anybody
is acting like a bully here, it is the people attempting to intimidate
and coerce him into leaving.

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