Re: can someone please explain what this blog tagging this is all about?

From: joel garry <>
Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2008 10:16:00 -0800 (PST)
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On Jan 16, 6:17 am, wrote:
> I'm not familiar with newsgroup posting etiquette, as this is my first
> ever post - i've only ever lurked previously - so apologies.

Welcome! In case you missed some finer points while lurking, here's a primer for the group:

Don't be scared off by some of the, er, free speech here. No apologies necessary for your clear and sensitive post.

> To take the action of completely withdrawing a website, and even going
> to the extent of clearing google web caches to prevent any access to
> articles seems drastic, almost spiteful.

I would disagree with the "almost."

Wow, a web self-erasure! Good one, Howard. Mr. Orwell would be proud you pled guilty to your crimes.
"Your name was removed from the registers, every record of your existence was denied and then forgotten"


-- is bogus.
"Whoever said the pen is mightier then the sword obviously never
encountered automatic weapons." - General MacArthur
Received on Wed Jan 16 2008 - 12:16:00 CST

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