[LMB] Listbiz - US Politics - was Re: OT: Effects of "Global Warming"
jenl1625 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 15 23:39:02 BST 2011
On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 4:25 PM, Greg Hennessy <greg.hennessy at cox.net>wrote:
> > Folks, if you can't say anything about it because it's US politics,
> > then *DON'T*. And especially don't say it, and then call attention
> > to the fact that you *KNOW* you're breaking the rules while you're
> > doing it.
> You seem to be saying that when Person A starts going into politics,
> and Person B says "I can't continue this discussion because it goes
> into list politics due to reason X" that Person B has committed an
> offense against list rules.
> Am I understanding you correctly?
I took it to be closer to "I can't continue this discussion because it goes
into [banned subject], but the short version is [3 sentences of discussion
of the topic the person *just said* is banned]."
Akin to a "Pizza! But I would like to add one last thing...."
If it moves but shouldn't, use duct tape.
If it should move but doesn't, use WD40.
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