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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 <[email protected]> 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 ([email protected]):

 	Quirk's Exception: Intentional invocation of this so-called
		     "Nazi Clause" is ineffectual.

Sorry, folks. Nice try, though.