From: "Phil Allison"
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Subject: Re: Combine stereo outputs for twice voltage?
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Date: Sat, 28 Dec 2002 09:35:44 +1100
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"John Fields" wrote in message
> On Fri, 27 Dec 2002 11:37:33 +1100, "Phil Allison"
> > ** For Christ's sake John - do I have to always put smileys in for
> >the Yanks ??
> > Or write "beware - sarcasm up ahead" ?
> You really need to do neither.
** Oh yes I do.
Most of us are quite aware of what
> you're doing, namely, trying to change the direction of the thread
> so the focus on your error(s) will be lost.
** What errors ? - I cannot answer and allusion.
Case in point, my original post was innocuous and merely a request for
> from the OP.
** Certainly it was.
> You then took it upon yourself to jump on my post and
> use it to do a little flaming, hardly a polite thing to do.
** I did not "jump on your post".
I used it to make an *ironic* point about the dickheads here who
*insist* on answering such questions as the OPs WITHOUT asking the essential
questions you did.
> Now, in response to my "back off" post, you pretend that your post
> was, somehow, meant to be humorous and that us Yanks are incapable
> of detecting the subtlety of your "humour".
** Yanks are *notorious* for missing sarcasm - and you missed mine.
Did you imagine for one second I was serious about ......"these
wonton boys are Gods " ? Have you never read or heard of William
Golding's "Lord of the Flies" ?
> I, for one, am wise to your game
** Oh come on. That is rediculous, John.
>and suggest you might have better things to do with your time than to sit
around licking the burns you'll surely receive if you choose to persist.
** This smacks of paranoid delusions.
It is really very silly.