[uf-discuss] Dated currency examples?
andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk
Mon Sep 25 12:04:04 PDT 2006
In message <5E71FC52-B250-4B0B-A817-0D10C798614C at lava.net>, Colin
Barrett <timber at lava.net> writes
>> In message <000b01c6e032$5fb71b20$0201a8c0 at andrieuhome>, Joe Andrieu
>> <joe at andrieu.net> writes
>>> Your political bias is
>> ...in your imagination.
>Andy, it seems to me that you've come increasingly more hostile to
>members of this list in the past few days.
I'm not hostile to anybody.
> Maybe you should take a break and cool down?
I'm quite cool already, thank you.
>I know it's making me weary of reading this list when I know that I
>will see a negative or flippant comment from you.
> It came across to Joe (and myself, and probably others, although I
>can't speak for them) that you were speaking politically when you made
I'm not responsible for your lack of understanding.
> You are obviously a political person (from your signature) -- as are
>many of us. However, this is a technical forum: not a political forum
>or for the personal discussions that often arise therein.
My sig is irrelevant to the matter under discussion, and the point I
made was not political - try reading it again.
>Please, instead of just saying "No, you're wrong, it wasn't
>political." Please try to explain what you meant,
neither am I only interested in serving the hypothetical
interests of "mega-corporations".
(Organisations who, for all we know, might be strongly against
allowing easy currency conversion on pages they've tailored to -
and discounted for - a specific locale).
>and how it could be interpreted in a non-political way.
I can't see how it can be interpreted in a political way; and I'm
certainly not in the futile business of trying to prove negatives.
>I'm sure we can all behave like the mature, intelligent adults we are
I'll be glad when some individuals start to, certainly.
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