1997-01-11 - Re: Igor / Hero or Villain?

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From: Dale Thorn <dthorn@gte.net>
To: toto@sk.sympatico.ca
Message Hash: 9571685649c94e73a7e25091fde26b1bcdb6328426711df986d9ad37effe6a59
Message ID: <32D7E031.6671@gte.net>
Reply To: <199701110345.VAA02052@manifold.algebra.com>
UTC Datetime: 1997-01-11 18:52:35 UTC
Raw Date: Sat, 11 Jan 1997 10:52:35 -0800 (PST)

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From: Dale Thorn <dthorn@gte.net>
Date: Sat, 11 Jan 1997 10:52:35 -0800 (PST)
To: toto@sk.sympatico.ca
Subject: Re: Igor / Hero or Villain?
In-Reply-To: <199701110345.VAA02052@manifold.algebra.com>
Message-ID: <32D7E031.6671@gte.net>
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Toto wrote:
> Igor Chudov @ home wrote:
> > Does not the moderated list, moderated by YOU, already exist?
> > I am confused.
> > It is indeed suspicious because it raises a possibility of
> > concealed human involvement.
> > That's a non-answer.

>  Some days I print your postings and file them away for future
> reference. Other days, I want to cyber-shoot your sorry ass.
>  Either way, I regard you as a valuable member of CypherPunks
> for the reason that you're not about to lay down on the tracks
> and let the train run over you, just because of a 'purported'
> goal of protecting you from the 'bad' people. History has taught us
> that when the witch-hunt starts, everyone with a broom is suspect.

Just a comment. Igor indeed is one of the most intelligent and reasoned
posters here. Sorry I can't say the same for all.  Point is, Igor wants
to believe he can reason with the rabid dogs on this moderation issue.

A quote from Star Trek: "Command and compassion is a fool's mixture".