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From: "Steve & Cindy Hartman" <>
Subject: Re: [Melungeon] re What fers
Date: Mon, 9 Feb 2004 17:05:31 -0600
What I do not understand, is if this list is so bad, why people stay. It
isn't just one person. Whenever there is any joking going on, or anything
other than posting "serious" research, there are complaints from a handful.
Yes, when there is real arguing, it's not pleasant. But right now, people
are just goofing around and having a little fun - not to mention trying to
point out that there is a person on here who is not who they say they are.
> Joanne, a couple of days ago you got in a yet another tiff and left for
> another forum. The strangest thing happened while you were gone.
> started being friendly. People who had posted in a long time started
> Why do you think that happened? (smile) Perhaps a handful of sour pusses
> have intimidated and cowed them into remaining silent? Perhaps a small
> appointed group of "serious" researchers tutt-tutted everyone into
> you return and immediately start accusing people of displeasing you.