Re: Important Editorial Note: Please Read
Subject: Re: Important Editorial Note: Please Read
From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Manish Tandon)
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 1994 16:14:05 GMT
Organization: Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
editor.csm.uc.edu (digest editor) writes:
|> Dear Friends,
|> Saprem Namaskar!
|> We want to maintain alt.hindu as a vibrant and lively forum for intellectual
|> debates and information exchange. May I request all the participants to
|> keep out the words like Rascal, idiot, moran etc. out of a debate which
|> seeks to elevate our level of thinking?
|> thank you very much,
|> ajay shah
email@example.com (Vidyasankar Sundaresan) wrote:
>>How blind can one get? Mr. Know it all
>>Your pride really carries you away.
>>without quoting the Padmapurana or some such other lame work
>>It is surprising how people can still be like ostriches
In response, I wrote:
>>For others except this -MORON- Vidyasankar Sundaresan
>>If one RASCAL rejects one of the writings of Veda Vyasa as lame
Agreed the use of words like rascal and moron do not contribute to a
healthy discussion, but does calling someone "Blind" or "ostrich" or
I request the editor and others to see both sides of the coin before
making any judgement or suggestion.
However, I'll refrain from such language in future anyways.