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Re: Hey ISC, thanks for providing free wifi to intercage!
- From: Gadi Evron
- Date: Sat Oct 04 01:04:04 2008
On Sat, 4 Oct 2008, Suresh Ramasubramanian wrote:
On Sat, Oct 4, 2008 at 6:19 AM, Gadi Evron <ge@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Sat, 4 Oct 2008, Noel Butler wrote:
I'll post what I want, when I want and however I want, and no self
appointed net nazi is going to tell me otherwise.
Ah! You mentioned the Nazis. Now we know the thread is over. :)
We should mention Nazis more often to end threads here. Godwin's law to the
Deliberate invocation of Hitler does not invoke Godwin's law (courtesy
Gym Quirk .. now that's a name from the past.. havent read usenet in
about a decade.
According to another interpretation, any invovation is allowed, although
following it is optional and mostly dependent on peer pressure.
I just made that up. That guy, did .. too.
6. "Hitler!" Ha! The thread is over!
Nope, doesn't work that way. Not only is it wrong to say that a
thread is over when Godwin's Law is invoked anyway (Usenet threads
virtually always outlive their usefulness), but long ago a corollary to
the Law was proposed and accepted by Taki "Quirk" Kogama (quirk@xxxxxxxx):
Quirk's Exception: Intentional invocation of this so-called
"Nazi Clause" is ineffectual.
Sorry, folks. Nice try, though.