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Re: Nice use of profanity...(Re: GNOME and trolls)

On Mon, 19 Feb 2007 16:09:10 -0600, Manoj Srivastava
<srivasta@debian.org> said:  

> On Mon, 19 Feb 2007 20:53:55 +0100, Josselin Mouette
> <joss@debian.org> said:
>> Currently, there are people in India that need your pity more than
>> Debian developers having fun of your stupidity.

>         Why the gratuitous insult to Indian and Indians here?  Or do
>  you think only one country has people who deserve pity? there are
>  no unfortunate people in developed countries?

>         Sounds like an unwarranted assumption based on incomplete
>  data.  Oh, right. I am talking to a GNOME person here.

>         manoj
>  who can do drive-by insults as well.

        It has been gently pointed out to me that the sentiment could
 have been in regards to the bombing on the train earlier today, and
 not a commentary on indian in general.

        I apologize; I need to get a thicker skin when it comes to the
 land of my birth.

Zippy's brain cells are straining to bridge synapses ...
Manoj Srivastava <srivasta@debian.org> <http://www.debian.org/~srivasta/>
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