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Date:         Wed, 14 Jan 2009 06:44:00 -0500
Reply-To:     Rod Smith <westfaliavanman@GMAIL.COM>
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From:         Rod Smith <westfaliavanman@GMAIL.COM>
Subject:      Re: Vanagon List Moderator
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You've got my vote.

Rod 1984 Westy (Mostly a lurker since 1999)

On Wed, Jan 14, 2009 at 4:16 AM, BenT Syncro <> wrote:

> > I volunteered to try my hand as List moderator. Like many folks' keyboards, > the recent rash of unbriddled off-topic discussions was been wearing out my > delete key. I believe that in order for the List to continue to survive as > a > true community, some sort of moderation needs to be put in effect. > Otherwise, I suspect the greater portion of the membership will resort to > lurking if not dropping their membership altogether. That would be an > excusable shame. > > Jim said I should bring this up to the List in general. I don't know how > one > could count votes. Besides, most folks probably will not likely participate > in the process. As far as I can recall, the choice for moderator has always > been decided by the people with the hardware (for the listserver). Now it's > apparently a totally different deal. Jim was able to moderate remotely. The > equipment is still at TomC's place and I think there is still some > connection to Coyote's site. > > Anyway, please share our thoughts about this. Pmail if necessary. > > > BenT > (flame suit on) >

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