[ADMIN] Additional moderator(s) sought for ubuntu-users list - clarifications

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Thu Sep 29 04:59:44 UTC 2011

On 09/28/2011 09:38 AM, Alan Pope wrote:
> On 28 September 2011 14:20, Basil Chupin<blchupin at iinet.net.au>  wrote:
>> If one really seriously thinks about this, what Alan stated, "At the last
>> Community Council meeting (and on at least two occasions on the past 2
>> years I've been on the Community Council) it's been suggested that
>> this list should be shutdown for good..." is more than indicative of the
>> attitude that Canonical's "Community Council" has towards its users.
> The Community Council is not staffed only by Canonical employees. It's
> the Ubuntu Community Council. But lets not let facts get in the way of
> a good conspiracy though.
>> I
>> cannot help wondering for how long it was mooted by the "Council" to
>> shutdown Sounder?
> It wasn't mooted by the council. It was suggested by individuals. We
> discussed it and came to the conclusion (for both lists) on multiple
> occasions not to shut them down.
>> ".....and on at least two occasions on the past 2 years...".
>> And all this time people were made to believe that their interests were
>> being looked after and promoted by Canonical's "Community Council" when
>> 'they' were plotting all the time to shutdown this venue.
> Nope. Not true. Take the tinfoil hat off, it doesn't suit.

"general operations are fine and covered by the community ... the prob 
with moderation here is that you actually need to read the list"

And this is from our "Community Council"... lamenting that they would 
have to read this list. Am I mistaken?  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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