[WikiEN-l] Re: Counter-Stupidity Unit (was Worst. Userbox. Ever.)
peter.mackay at bigpond.com
Mon Feb 6 12:51:54 UTC 2006
> From: wikien-l-bounces at Wikipedia.org
> [mailto:wikien-l-bounces at Wikipedia.org] On Behalf Of David Gerard
> Peter Mackay wrote:
> > [mailto:wikien-l-bounces at Wikipedia.org] On Behalf Of David Gerard
> >> That's pretty much what I'm asking for ;-) Preferably people less
> >> inclined than me to call a spade a fucking shovel.
> >Don't ask people to do this. Tell them. I think that a lot of people
> >who ask for power shouldn't have it. Where would we be if
> juries were
> >made up of those who held their hands up to do it?
> You underestimate my diplomatic powers when I try. "This user
> is a _native_ speaker of _Bullshit_." We have ways of *asking nicely*.
<grin> I think an appeal to Wikilove should be sufficient. This whole
userbox thing should have been scotched early on before it got to ArbCom
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