[tabi] Re: Need information!!

  • From: "Allison and Chip Orange" <acorange@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <tabi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 7 Jul 2009 13:44:04 -0400

Thanks Victoria; I'm doing fine after the surgery, and off to the doc for a
follow-up visit tomorrow.

Chip
 

-----Original Message-----
From: tabi-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:tabi-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
Of Victoria Britton
Sent: Tuesday, July 07, 2009 1:11 PM
To: tabi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [tabi] Re: Need information!!

Hi Chip I understood what you said and that is what I am going on. I think
that Darla is behind on her emails.
Get well soon,
Victoria
----- Original Message -----
From: "Allison and Chip Orange" <acorange@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <tabi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, July 07, 2009 11:12 AM
Subject: [tabi] Re: Need information!!


> The thing is, if I threw people off each time they made a mistake, I'd 
> soon be talking to myself <smile>.
>
> so, the only thing I can reasonably do, is to explain to people what 
> they shouldn't put on the list, and try to get them to follow the rules.
>
> Yes, if someone is bothersome or obnoxious enough I will ban them from 
> the list, but you know, that's never happened.  almost everyone, after 
> a little grumbling that they can't post whatever they want, settles 
> down and follows the rules.
>
> we've had a few people go off in a snit, for reasons they wouldn't 
> give, but there's not much I can do about that.  the rest of us are 
> still benefitting from being able to talk to one another, and that's 
> what matters.
>
> Chip
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: tabi-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:tabi-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On 
> Behalf Of Darla J. Rogers
> Sent: Tuesday, July 07, 2009 10:47 AM
> To: tabi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [tabi] Re: Need information!!
>
> Dear Victoria,
>
> Sadly, we have some adult children on here; nobody minds a bit of 
> banter, but I can do without the sarcasm, and were I chip or Jennifer, 
> a few of these folks would be gone because Chip isn't only the 
> moderator, he owns the list, in effect.
>
> Darla
>
>
> Darla J. Rogers, B.A., M.S.
>
> Skype ID."  wildflower0628
> "Today, I will search for my own truth and will allow others to do the 
> same.
> I will place value on my vision, as well as on the vision of others.  
> We are each on the journey, making our own discoveries--the ones that 
> are right for us today."
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Victoria Britton" <ladyvwithlove@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <tabi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, June 30, 2009 6:22 PM
> Subject: [tabi] Re: Need information!!
>
>
> Thank you very much for your response. Now I see why some people have 
> unsubscribe from the list. This is my honest opinion.
> Victoria Britton
>  ----- Original Message -----
>  From: Chip Orange
>  To: tabi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>  Sent: Tuesday, June 30, 2009 1:49 PM
>  Subject: [tabi] Re: Need information!!
>
>
>  ok, it's hard to give you an exact answer.
>
>  no religion, and no politics of the form where you say "my guy is 
> better than your guy" or "my party is ok and yours stinks".  these are 
> subjects sure to get people upset.
>
>  so, what is allowed?  it's supposed to be issues of interest to the 
> blind of tallahassee; I stretch it a bit and say something of interest 
> to blind people or people living in this area of florida, either will do.
>
>  every time someone posts something that isn't on topic, you better 
> believe
>
> I get a lot of complaints; this includes unfortunately, health tips 
> like Charles just posted, or humor, which others have done in the past.
>
>  before you post something ask yourself if it's related to living 
> here, or to blindness, and will it cause complaints.
>
>  it's easy to think the complaints are coming from really irritible 
> people,
>
> but often they're coming from people with very low levels of sight, 
> where it
>
> might take them several minutes to read each message.  then they get 
> really upset if it's something they've think is off topic, because it 
> cost them a lot of effort to read it.
>
>  thanks for asking, now, before each post, you can try and judge is it 
> really that important to post whatever it is, or is it something 
> better just
>
> shared with a few friends.
>
>  Chip
>
>
>
>
>
>  ------------------------------
>
>  Chip Orange
>  Database Administrator
>  Florida Public Service Commission
>
>  Chip.Orange@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>  (850) 413-6314
>
>   (Any opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not 
> necessarily reflect those of the Florida Public Service Commission.)
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
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>    From: tabi-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:tabi-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] 
> On Behalf Of Victoria Britton
>    Sent: Tuesday, June 30, 2009 12:59 PM
>    To: tabi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>    Subject: [tabi] Need information!!
>
>
>    Hi, Chip
>    As a subscriber to the list I would like to know what subjects are 
> permitted and what is not. Is it alright to allow
>     some humor every once in a while. I was told that the list was for 
> blind issues and some I have seem to me are about politics and a lot 
> are very informative and also some have posted items for sale. I want 
> to know because once I posted something's that you said was not allowed.
>    Victoria Britton
>
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