[lv-ottawa] Re: A much needed quick hello

  • From: Rebecca jackson <rebeccajackson5@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: lv-ottawa@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 6 Feb 2015 09:02:26 -0500

Hi there, really sorry for the rant yesterday. Thanks so much for
adding me to the new list!

On 2/5/15, Paul Nobrega <paul.nobrega@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> nice to read you Rebecca. I used to be active on the list but with all the
> sex junk postings, it is not appealing. a lot go to my junk mail but some
> still go to my inbox.
> there is a lot of new exciting equipment we could discuss and inform each
> other.
> best regards,
> Paul
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rebecca jackson
> Sent: Thursday, February 05, 2015 5:26 PM
> To: lv-ottawa@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [lv-ottawa] A much needed quick hello
> Hello all, or should I say all 3 of you who probably all forgot you
> were subscribed to this list ... I was digging around the internet and
> was curious to find this list. I live in Ottawa and have a visual
> impairment and thought this list would have even a small trace of
> useful information on it. I was very disappointed with what I found. A
> list with spam bots and the most recent post dating back to June of
> this past year. A cobweb of a list! This both frustrates and upsets me
> because I feel that this list could be a forum to bring the Ottawa
> blind/lv community closer. I know that email is becoming a thing of
> the past, but even just a general news/discussion thing every few
> weeks would be beneficial I think. Maybe we could have a group of
> people that sends out a newsletter about events in Ottawa both for
> blind people and just regular events. My point is, this thing has
> potential! So to the mod of this list, it's time to get your act
> together! Clean up those stupid spam bots and start networking and
> finding other people who are blind/lv to add to this thing! Let's make
> this list *actually* a useful resource for blind and low vision people
> in Ottawa!
> Rebecca

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