[Foundation-l] Wikinews - not so much a state of the wiki

Thomas Dalton thomas.dalton at gmail.com
Tue Dec 4 21:45:00 UTC 2007

On 04/12/2007, David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 04/12/2007, Thomas Dalton <thomas.dalton at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Boy, I sure would hate to be the lawyer who had to explain this point
> > > to a judge.
> > You know, as the person paid to be the legal expert here, it would be
> > helpful if you would make straight points as opposed to unhelpful
> > rhetoric.
> That was an extremely straight point: that argument is unlikely to fly.

He didn't say that, though, although I agree that's probably what he
meant. There is a difference between something being difficult and it
being unlikely to succeed. He said the former and (I think) meant the
latter. Some form of explanation would also be nice, of course...

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