[Coral-List] against moving coral list
crowc at ipfw.edu
Tue Mar 21 14:27:52 EST 2006
Some of us are suggesting changes be made to the format in order to
foster more discussion. Others of us are suggesting changes be made
to the format because we are not interested in the recent
discussions. It would seem as if some of us are either unimpressed or
are overwhelmed by the volume of email generated in recent discussions.
This reminds me why there is an OFF button, as well as a SCAN button,
on the radio in my truck: If I do not like what is being played by
one station I can turn the darned thing off or request that it find
me a more agreeable song on another station. I tend to sample threads
here, read those threads for which I have a certain interest, and
ignore those other threads for which for I lack sufficient
enthusiasms. Life is interesting, but some parts of it are far more
interesting than other parts of it.
Allow me to suggest the obvious to those of us who would have Jim and
NOAA change things here and now:
You see the need, you know what is wrong with the here and now, you
know the solution, and (more importantly) you know it shall not take
a great deal of heavy lifting on the collective parts of those who
make your requested changes.
Go ahead. Do it yourself. You have the advantage of knowing it ain't
gonna be hard to accomplish.
"My better mousetrap involves a lot of Saran Wrap™ and a small cloth
blindfold. The onliest part I'm having trouble with is convincing the
mouse to keep the blindfold on long enough for me to safely employ
the Saran Wrap™." (an unidentified man named Alfred, 1986, personal
On Mar 21, 2006, at 10:43 AM, Murdoch, Thad wrote:
> I wholeheartedly agree with JH on all points, and like the Coral-
> list as
> it is.
> Also, for those that do not want Coral-list by email, remember there
> already is a website for viewing the Coral List that can be viewd by
> topic, author, date etc:
> Yay team - Thad
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