1997-01-08 - Re: Sandy and I will run a cypherpunks “moderation” experiment in Jan

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From: Bill Frantz <frantz@netcom.com>
To: Greg Broiles <gbroiles@netbox.com>
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UTC Datetime: 1997-01-08 06:58:19 UTC
Raw Date: Tue, 7 Jan 1997 22:58:19 -0800 (PST)

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From: Bill Frantz <frantz@netcom.com>
Date: Tue, 7 Jan 1997 22:58:19 -0800 (PST)
To: Greg Broiles <gbroiles@netbox.com>
Subject: Re: Sandy and I will run a cypherpunks "moderation" experiment  in Jan
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At 4:40 PM -0800 1/7/97, Greg Broiles asks:
>Can you name a software package which runs under Windows or the Mac OS
>which automatically processes reviewers' opinions against a mailbox of
>incoming mail? Better yet, can you name a Eudora plug-in which does so?

An opportunity for somebody who doesn't already do enough programming.

As for the whole moderation idea, consider officially defining the list to
be "occasionally moderated".  If the abuse is bad, start moderating it.  If
there get to be few problems, stop moderating it.  (A separate issue is
whether to tell anyone which way the list is currently running.)

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