"Professionalism" syntax

Matthew Miller mattdm at mattdm.org
Fri Nov 12 16:50:15 UTC 2004

On Fri, Nov 12, 2004 at 10:55:37AM -0500, seth vidal wrote:
> > This is a slippery-slope argument. I think a reasonable determination of
> > "words likely to embarrass Eric Troan when shown on the big screen at OLS"
> > can be made. :)
> Guess what, I bet everyone there thought it was funny and silly. But not
> offensive. Eric obviously wasn't too worried about it.

I know. I hope you don't think I'm taking this too seriously. But clearly,
it's reasonable for there to be a line somewhere -- a "standard", if you
will. Would you argue so strongly if the original list contained, say,

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