" Yes - it’s Chuck’s list though occasionally the members donate money for
the cost of hosting it."
Hows that stand right now BTW? are the coffers still overflowing?
On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 4:06 PM, Mark Radabaugh <m...@amplex.net> wrote:
> You have to go back a long way in WISP history for how we got here….
> The list was Part-15 at one time, and existed prior to WISPA. Can’t
> recall the last name - Michael somebody ran the organization. One day
> Michael was mad about something and posted the infamous “I quit” email -
> and that was pretty much the end of Part 15 and the list. I actually think
> that was during a Animal Farm session if I recall correctly.
> Chuck took over the list after that - I don’t think it was called AFMUG at
> the time, but it later became that. Might have even been Motorola
> specific - not that it was ever on topic anyway.
> There are WISPA lists - but the AFMUG list has lived on. Yes - it’s
> Chuck’s list though occasionally the members donate money for the cost of
> hosting it.
> This list has it’s advantages. It’s membership leans toward a group of
> people who have known each other for a very long time. You probably
> shouldn’t say bad things about WBMfg products (makes Chuck get all kranky)
> but everybody else if fair game. I like it since it’s a place I can say
> things I can’t really say with a WISPA hat on (or at least I can’t say
> without blowback to WISPA).
> > On Feb 13, 2018, at 2:13 PM, ch...@wbmfg.com wrote:
> > Fair warning, Forrest has spam rights too...
> > -----Original Message----- From: ch...@wbmfg.com
> > Sent: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 12:03 PM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: Re: [AFMUG] Spam from Chuck
> > I merge my AnimalFarm email list with my MailChimp list about once a
> > You do realize that this list is my list, right?
> > So essentially every time I make a posting here I am spamming you, right?
> > I used to do it every Friday right here on this list.
> > But I think it is cleaner and better quality to use MailChimp.
> > Did you unsubscribe from the Mail Chimp? That will prevent it from ever
> > happening again.
> > -----Original Message----- From: fiber...@mail.com
> > Sent: Tuesday, February 13, 2018 11:58 AM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: [AFMUG] Spam from Chuck
> > I just got spammed by Chuck McCown. What's up with that?
> > I sure as hell haven't signed up for any of his email lists nor done any
> > business with him, or even indicate I would like to. I find it in
> > poor taste to mine the Af list for spam targets.
> > Jared