[GeoStL] Re: free-for-all email list.

  • From: Craig Ingram <seaeye@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 4 Nov 2008 05:31:27 -0800 (PST)

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They don't that the entire point here isn't it????


--- On Tue, 11/4/08, Michael Rogers <mrogers07@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> From: Michael Rogers <mrogers07@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: [GeoStL] Re: free-for-all email list.
> To: geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Date: Tuesday, November 4, 2008, 7:20 AM
> Glenn,
> 
> I fully agree with what you said, but again, what do those
> topics I listed (found after a very short search in the
> archives...doubtless there's a lot more there) have to
> do with caching?
> 
> -Michael
> 
> 
> ----- Original Message ----
> From: Glenn <potbellystove@xxxxxxxxx>
> To: geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Sent: Tuesday, November 4, 2008 7:15:12 AM
> Subject: [GeoStL] free-for-all email list. 
> 
> -
> Basically because when someone signs onto a geocaching list
> there is a  
> reasonable expectation that there will be some geocaching
> material on  
> the geocaching list. There is a set of guidelines sent to
> everyone  
> when they  sign up. The community expects that most folks
> will follow  
> most of the guidelines.
> 
> 
> If you want a no holds barred, discuss anything list with
> local like  
> minded people that know what they are getting in for, I
> have some  
> spare unconfigured lists.       go here and sign up.
> 
> //www.freelists.org/list/mga
> 
> 
> I think right now there is a discussion of . . well, to
> mention that  
> here would not be prudent at this junctuure. SO, go to this
> junk list  
> and talk smack all day long.
> 
> The last man standing wins.
> 
> 
> On Nov 4, 2008, at 5:21 AM, Michael Rogers wrote:
> 
> > I have to agree with both Stephen and Nancy...
> >
> > As Stephen said, virtually all of us here are adults
> and do get  
> > along out in the field quite well, so why not talk
> about what we like?
> >
> > Sometimes the logic used to determine what is and
> isn't acceptable  
> > topic fodder amazes me. For instance, we aren't
> supposed to speak  
> > about the current issues of the day lest we offend
> someone's  
> > delicate sensibilities yet talking about food, vehicle
> licensing,  
> > weddings, various things one can purchase off the
> internet and even  
> > people's pets are okay...as long as we use the
> "NGR" or "NCR" tags?  
> > Heck, there was recently a topic about flying flags
> just this past  
> > September...that could easily be considered political,
> yet other  
> > political topics are verboten?
> >
> > It's simple...read a topic if it interests
> you...don't read it if it  
> > doesn't.
> >
> > Isn't that what freedom of speech and freedom of
> choice is all about?
> >
> > -Michael
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----
> > From: Stephen Martin <faery_generic@xxxxxxxxx>
> > To: geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Sent: Monday, November 3, 2008 11:38:43 PM
> > Subject: [GeoStL] Re: Free Starbucks Coffee Nov 4
> >
> > -
> >   Or
> > > ..  based on the fact that subscribers are
> dropping like
> > > flies, we could probably now just talk about
> whatever we
> > > darn well want couldn't we??
> > >
> > > Nancy
> >
> > I am feeling this way whole heartedly!
> >
> > I'll start with carbon footprints and/or
> replacement window dealers.
> >
> > Or watch out for any talk regarding a playground.
> >
> > I say speak as an adult without aggressive and/or
> obscene remarks  
> > and let others determine what threads they do or
> don't like and take  
> > the responsibility to avoid that thread.
> >
> > NGR and NCR do nothing to deter because a huge percent
> of what is  
> > said requires one of those labels as a precursor.
> >
> > We are geocachers who know each other and generally
> play well.  
> > Therefore ALL post are geocaching related.
> >
> > Pick and choose what you want to read and what you
> don't.
> >
> > We are mostly all adults here.
> >
> > Stephen
> >
> > PS-I am not saying anyone shares my view on this
> email, nancy's post  
> > was just a jumping point for me and MY beliefs
> >
> > PPS- I won't be unsubscribing, if need be the
> powers that be will  
> > have to ban me.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
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> Glenn
> 
> 
> 
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