Went Back To Windows(R)...

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Mon Aug 1 02:11:42 UTC 2011

On Sun, 2011-07-31 at 19:52 -0500, Cybe R. Wizard wrote: 
> On Sun, 31 Jul 2011 16:55:16 -0700
> Robert Holtzman <holtzm at cox.net> didst polemicize thusly:
> > On Sun, Jul 31, 2011 at 03:08:39PM -0500, Cybe R. Wizard wrote:
> > 
> >           ........snip.......
> > 
> > > Consider the source, Colin; Jordon Bedwell is the same 'man' who
> > > questioned Noah Duffy's patriotism for his lack of love for Unity,
> > > basically saying that moving away from Ubuntu equated to disloyalty
> > > to country:
> > > http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.ubuntu.user/240529/match=explain+me+again+unity+so+great
> > 
> > Read the link again, Cybe. He didn't imply that.
> > 
> "That's disloyalty at it's finest, would you turn on your country so
> easily?"
> That seems to me to be fightin' words, at least to anyone who /has/
> served his country or has a patriotic feeling at all.  /I/ felt insulted
> on Noah's behalf and, had this occurred in a public area with all
> present, I would have insisted upon an accounting of his words /to
> me/, if not to Noah, himself.
> Maybe I'm wrong but I am certain.

Perspective can be a bitch and we see what we're inclined to see. But,
if you turn your hat around and tilt your head, jus maybe there is
another perspective to consider. I've been guilty of the same sin and
sometimes one cannot retreat after being certain. As a matter of
perspective, had you seen he was referring to loyalty to our cyber
country, as opposed to Uncle Sam, then you might have been in agreement.
So, there is that. MY perspective! <grins> :) Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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