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Subject: Re: Any ideas on measuring radiation in the home ?
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Date: Wed, 09 Oct 2002 03:38:35 GMT
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Organization: AT&T Worldnet
To demonstrate the difference between criticism (of the subject matter) and
personal attack I will rewrite the content of what you wrote :
Criticisms (of the subject matter) : < none >
Personal Attacks : troll, not open to criticism, criticism is called
personal attack, critics are called untruthful, ridiculous.
"Mike Poulton" wrote in message
> On 08 Oct 2002, "News2020" said:
> > [ Here's a message to the people who are getting antsy with these
> > postings : Please do not get too worked up. I am open to
> > comments/criticisms of the subject, but you might save the effort of
> > making personal attacks. It does not help any reader. You might just
> > explain what you think as explanations with reasons. If I am proven
> > wrong, I do not mind accepting it at all.]
> News, quit being a troll. It's quite obvious that you are NOT open to
> criticism of any kind. Any criticism is labeled as a personal attack,
> or you imply that the one doing the criticising has some reason to be
> untruthful. This is ridiculous.
> Mike Poulton
> MTP Technologies
> Not only do I speak for my company, I AM my company!
> Live free or die!