[thechat] Flaws in Cultures

Erik Mattheis gozz at gozz.com
Tue Sep 24 14:33:01 CDT 2002

At 1:25 PM +0100 9/24/02, William Anderson wrote:
>  > > I'm currently running a personal policy of ignoring all
>>  > of Syed's thousand-word essays about Islam but I will pick
>>  > up on this:
>>  That's good but if you want to reply my posts then call me directly.
>If you wish to solicit personal, off-list replies, you should state that
>fact up-front when posting to a public mailing list.

I believe the intended meaning was "Don't talk about me in the third
person. Address me directly." Which would be the respectful thing to

I found the original post of this thread quite fascinating, BTW.


- Erik Mattheis

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