[time-nuts] Administrivia: Please don't use the "Spam" button to unsubscribe

Neon John jgd at johngsbbq.com
Wed May 14 09:14:17 EDT 2008

Well, I did leave room for at least a couple of AOHellers with above room
temperature IQs :-)

Though my post was tongue-in-cheek, I'm not at all open-minded about AOHell,
considering how many hair-tearing hours I spent purging perfectly innocent
computers of the plague.  Nowadays if someone asks me to work on his computer,
my first screening question is "Is there AOL software on your machine?"  I'd
rather exorcize a root kit/virus/trojan/bot combo than deal with that.

One thing nice I can say about AOHell.  Their CDs look spectacular in the

BTW, John, what other lists do you run?

Jack:  I registered a domain name initially for the specific purpose of having
a permanent email address that I have total control over.  I've used several
since my return to the net after a hiatus to let everyone else get rich during
the dot.bomb thing :-) but all the old ones still forward to my current one
which isn't the one that I use on this list.


On Wed, 14 May 2008 08:22:57 -0400, John Ackermann N8UR <jra at febo.com> wrote:

>Neon John wrote:
>> Wouldn't that be kind of a good thing?  I mean, can the intersection of the
>> set of AOL members and the set of folks who can understand what we discuss
>> here contain more than a couple of people?  And wouldn't it be a GOOD thing to
>> give those folks a good reason to get a REAL ISP and bid AOHell goodbye?
>Except that it stops *any* mail from febo.com going to *any* AOL 
>address.  So I can't email my (hypothetical) great-grandmother, and AOL 
>subscribers on the other dozen or so lists I run (ham radio, not T&F 
>related) are out of luck.
>And I don't think it's fair to paint all AOL users with that kind of 
>brush, anyway...
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John De Armond
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Tellico Plains, Occupied TN
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