guys & dolls (a film motif)
Andrew D Kirch
trelane at trelane.net
Fri Sep 28 03:24:35 UTC 2012
I didn't think any of this should be discussed here, but I'm sick and
tired of entitled whiners griping about some word that offends them.
This still is not a real problem, and ALL of my points still apply.
On 9/27/2012 4:59 PM, bmanning at vacation.karoshi.com wrote:
> thank you for your kind words and attempts to educate. clearly these items are
> critical for North American Network Operations (NANOG) and should be widely promoted
> and discussed ... But NOT, I think, here.
> may i humbly suggest that there exist other, better fora for discussion of these specific
> issues and ways/means to address them;
> Aleviating HUNGER
> Global Peace - where none take offense
> Exploitation of the helpless
> Definition of rights, both human and non-human.
> I would like to point you here: http://www.un.org/en/rights/ which actually has the charter
> to work on the issues that are so pressing in your mind.
> Can we kill this thread (oh dear, i'm advocating violence again...) and get back to Network
> Operations? Please?
> On Thu, Sep 27, 2012 at 04:47:16PM -0400, Andrew D Kirch wrote:
>> This isn't a real issue. HUNGER is a real issue. WAR is a real issue.
>> 12 year old girls being sold for $20 into SLAVERY in India is a real
>> issue. TERRORist attacks on embassies are real issues. Expansion of
>> POLICE power is a real issue. Erosion of human and civil RIGHTS are
>> real issues. This is window dressing. I've highlighted the important
>> words for you, and for emphasis, because obviously you don't get it.
>> On 9/27/2012 4:36 PM, bmanning at vacation.karoshi.com wrote:
>>> i -think- the term we are looking for is: Troglodyte
>>> A person considered to be reclusive, reactionary, out of date, or brutish.
>>> /bill (top posting like a civilized human...)
>>> On Thu, Sep 27, 2012 at 01:28:04PM -0700, Ray Van Dolson wrote:
>>>> On Thu, Sep 27, 2012 at 02:57:36PM -0400, Andrew D Kirch wrote:
>>>>> I really wish people would get over themselves and get to work.
>>>>> Work is a place where things get done, not where people piss and
>>>>> moan about every single perceived slight they can come up with.
>>>> I only wish you had used 'guys' instead of 'people' :)
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