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Re: OT: Bruce Perens spamming -devel?

Anders Breindahl <skrewz@skrewz.dk> writes:

> On Wednesday 03 August 2005 02:16, Steve
> Langasek wrote:
>> On Tue, Aug 02, 2005 at 06:32:44PM -0500, Adam Heath wrote:
>> > Unsolicited Commercial Email.  Please pay the standard $2000 fee for
>> > advertisments on Debian mailing lists.
>> Y'know, it's fine if you think that Bruce's mail was inappropriate for
> the list, and there's nothing wrong with saying so; but claiming that a
> message that isn't selling anything is UCE, and attempting to enforce
>> against
> a member of the community an advertising policy that daily goes
> unenforced against thousands of more deserving souls, just makes you
>> sound like
> an asshole and an idiot.
> How does an asshole sound, anyway?

It sounds like, "Pffftthhhbbb", "Grrrhhhfff", or sometimes even,

Society is never going to make any progress until we all learn to
pretend to like each other.

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