Walter van Kalken wrote:
With all the talk about stewards ...... I thought the
stewardcollection would be expanded in March? Either through election
or by Jimbo's choice?
I meant to do this, but it slipped my mind. I will review the list and
make some stewards tomorrow or the next day.
To answer something Mark Williamson said, the problem with elections has
nothing to do with a "bad candidate" being elected,
of course. The community always makes wise decisions. It's more a
matter of recognizing that we don't need to vote on every little thing
and that this position, while one of deep trust, is not a policy
position but a position of service to the community, a privilege, not an
The democratic impulse is admirable and often useful, but in other cases
it's better if we just move forward and trust people to
do the right thing. (And yell at them, remove them, if they don't.)