Re: virus: maxims and ground rules and suppositions

Rhonda Chapman (
Sun, 16 May 1999 11:09:10 -0700

Response to message Eric Boyd wrote Sunday, May 16, 1999 9:34 AM:

My apologies to ERiC and Hermit for sounding as though I disapprove your discussion. I expressed myself poorly. I was attempting to indicate that anything over my head, I tend to tune out. In addition, I was suggesting that our final maxims need to be simple enough for easy comprehension by anyone who stumbles into the "Church". I was NOT attempting to suggest that your discourse was inappropriate. Anyone not up to it can ignore it. Those who are, can get involved and have a nice mind stretching experience.

>On the other hand, my other major project at the moment, an epistemology of
>email, is something that this group needs *desperately*. The medium of
email has >proven to be a poor one for knowledge creation -- and so we need a patch.

I fear you lost me there.