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Re: [POSSIBLE GRAVE SECURITY HOLD]



On Wed, Feb 09, 2000 at 11:58:56AM +0100, Stephane Bortzmeyer wrote:
> On Monday 7 February 2000, at 0 h 51, the keyboard of Branden Robinson 
> <branden@ecn.purdue.edu> wrote:
> 
> > It's not written in French, perhaps that is why he ignored it.
> 
> I've seen many things on debian-devel but never blatant racism.

That's not racism, it's nationalism.

More to the point, it was a joke.

> Next step, closing a bug report because the user who reported it is
> jewish or black.

Does this count as an invocation of Godwin's Law?

> /me disgusted

I'm sure the French don't have any jokes at all about Americans...

(Well, okay, that's not really fair; the French obviously have no sense of
humor at all, if their affection for Jerry Lewis is any indication.
Ba-doom ching.)

-- 
G. Branden Robinson            |     The first thing the communists do when
Debian GNU/Linux               |     they take over a country is to outlaw
branden@ecn.purdue.edu         |     cockfighting.
roger.ecn.purdue.edu/~branden/ |     -- Oklahoma State Senator John Monks

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