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Re: Political Correctness Strikes a Blow for free speech....
From: Marc MERLIN <marc_news () valinux com>
Date: Wed, 9 May 2001 10:56:47 -0700
On Mon, May 07, 2001 at 08:44:51PM -0400, Shawn McMahon wrote:
On Mon, May 07, 2001 at 07:33:47PM -0400, Jason Lewis wrote:
I got a bounced message from a mailing list I am on. Chik-Fil-A apparently
thinks the word "damn" is inappropriate.
Does this surprise you from an organization that's closed on Sundays?
Not to flame religion or anything, but really, you should not be at all
surprised by this.
I unsubscribe those people on sight. If these people can't handle messages
posted to the list (or use an Email of an organization that can't handle
it), they don't need to be on the list.
On a good day, some sites still send bounces where they're supposed to go,
the envelope sender, so of course, that's the listmaster, which means my
I'm not going to deal with an increasing number of bounces from political
If they want to protect their fragile little eyes and minds, they can junk
the mail, or at least not bounce mail from mailing lists.
Microsoft is to operating systems & security ....
.... what McDonalds is to gourmet cooking
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