1998-01-09 - Re: rant on the morality of confidentiality (fwd)

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From: dlv@bwalk.dm.com (Dr.Dimitri Vulis KOTM)
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
Message Hash: 9dedb96c47a564255171dc83fd9a544ba222ba2e60765d56b1f0c74a0687e228
Message ID: <w1y1ie22w165w@bwalk.dm.com>
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UTC Datetime: 1998-01-09 06:19:37 UTC
Raw Date: Fri, 9 Jan 1998 14:19:37 +0800

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From: dlv@bwalk.dm.com (Dr.Dimitri Vulis KOTM)
Date: Fri, 9 Jan 1998 14:19:37 +0800
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
Subject: Re: rant on the morality of confidentiality (fwd)
In-Reply-To: <v03102801b0db59b6282a@[]>
Message-ID: <w1y1ie22w165w@bwalk.dm.com>
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Timmy May <tcmay@got.net> demonstrated his ignorance and stupidity by writing:

> At 6:01 PM -0800 1/8/98, Jim Choate wrote:
> >Don't be confused by Timy's claim to be a scientist, he is a technologist at
> >heart. Many of his views and beliefs are motivated by issues of control *not
> >curiosity.
> ....
> >You don't know Timmy very well do you...
> Add Choate to the list of dimbulbs who think calling me "Timmy" (or Timy)
> is some kind of witty insult. On this list, Detweiler and Vulis seem to
> favor this usage.

I like to call Timmy "Timmy" necause it's fun to watch Timmy twitch.

> Next he'll be putting out ASCII art

     |  O #   |          Which one is Guy Polis
     |  |#__O |          and which one is Timmy May?
     |._#_> \ |
     Stop AIDS!

> Back in my killfile he goes. Incredible that he is even connected with one
> of the Cypherpunks distribution points.

When Timmy claims to killfile someone, it really means that he's paying a
special obsessive-compulsive attention to anything that person writes.

Here, Timmy, Timmy, Timmy!


Dr.Dimitri Vulis KOTM
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