Subject: Re: Governance and responsibility
From: Ken Arromdee <arromdee@rahul.net>
Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2005 09:45:06 -0700 (PDT)

On Sun, 25 Sep 2005, Russell Nelson wrote:
>  > The community did not entrust you with anything.  You don't speak
>  > for the community.
> You just spoke for the community.  Why can you do it but we can't?

He isn't doing it.  "The community supports this" and "the community opposes
this" are statements that purport to speak for the community.  "The community
doesn't agree on this" is not such a statement.