You know, whoever the jerk was that said this list was BS is an idiot
because it was explicity stated in the subtool that this list wan't
monitored for content, etc. I like this list so far, I haven't contributed
yet (I tried but for some reason it shot both my messages back to me), but I
still like what I see and save what pertains to my interest. Don't get
upset from one person who doesn't read the small print.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ken Follett [SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
> Sent: Thursday, October 01, 1998 12:23 PM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: BP Bumper - Leaving List
> In a message dated 9/30/98 9:30:04 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> [log in to unmask]
> > How about B-P Love it and Leave it.
> If the HP content does not increase this is what we can expect. I've had
> least one BP subscriber jump ship stating that 90% of the content is BS
> not worth the 10% of HP material. You know what? The universe does not
> My feelings are hurt not because the 90:10 may be true, or not true,
> on how you care to see a lie today, as for the fact that I am identified
> responsible for the content. The content of this list is in direct
> relationship to the contributions of the subscribers. If you do not like
> content then please take the positive action of contributing content that
> do like. Nobody is responsible for what you get here except yourself.
> But please do not take the negative action of bumming me out by projecting
> your frustrated desires on my psyche. If you all assume that I am
> the content of your messages then so be it.
> My intent is to respond to the content as best as I know how. I never
> expressed, and I will never express, that it is my intent to solve
> problems or present brilliant solutions to your HP needs. I'm like all of
> -- I'm trying to get through the day and I thought that BP, relevant or
> would be an interesting tool to share for all of us to get through the
> and night, together.