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Subject: Re: Prevalence of mailing-list bombing
From: Gabe Helou <gabe @ angus . mystery . com>
Date: Sat, 2 May 1998 23:40:43 -0400 (EDT)
To: List-Managers @ GreatCircle . COM
In-reply-to: <199805020155 . SAA08593 @ honor . greatcircle . com> from "List-Managers-Digest" at May 1, 98 06:55:19 pm
Reply-to: gabe @ mystery . com

... and then Joe Smith says:

} > there _are_ many case in everyday life where you want to have
} > someone doing the job who really knows what the hell they are doing.
} 
} And this is not one of them.
} 
} You don't need a college degree to flip hamburgers.
} You don't need a college degree to run a mailing list.

So ... if someone doesn't know how to cook, you'd keep eating whatever
burnt offering that person drops on your plate?  Are you actually
advocating incompetence?

If you're going to flip hamburgers, you should be a competent hamburger
flipper.  If you're going to run a mailing list, you should be a
competent list admin.  



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