Subject: Re: [OT] Russ Nelson's public relations
From: Rick Moen <rick@linuxmafia.com>
Date: Wed, 9 Feb 2005 18:41:25 -0800

Quoting Squiggle Slash (squiggleslash@yahoo.com):

> Hi, squiggleslash here.

Yeah.

>  I will try to keep this brief

You know, Franz Kafka once had a really droll joke about that.


Here's a suggestion:  If you ever really intend for your bizarre little
context-challenged monomanias to be taken seriously, _start_ by putting
a real name on them.  Preferably your own.

> If you are the public face of an advocacy group, you
> owe it to that group to be polite, diplomatic, and to
> show tact, when in public.

On the other hand, the smartest thing to do with cranks is generally to
dismiss them out of hand.