LOL..indeed nuance it is dear Steve but not for me to understand but for Curtis and you. As to how it could be interpreted by others - in this case by Judy, Emily and me as a private message to Barry based on its content. Rather than simply agree to it he goes berserk with his usual cliched BS - "toxic energy directed at strangers on Internet forums".
On Mar 21, 2013, at 5:18 PM, "seventhray27" <steve.sun...@yahoo.com> wrote: > nuances. these are all nuances Ravi. They make sense to some, and not to > others. If you are able to step outside of yourself to some extent, you are > able to catch the nuances. If not, then everything make appear to be a self > directed sort of thing. > > we can talk more about it if you want. > > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Ravi Chivukula <chivukula.ravi@...> > wrote: > > > > Well I had the same questions - why didn't Curtis privately email Barry > > since his post seemed to be of such a private nature, it seems so natural. > > But of course I was too scared of Barry's response to really say anything > > :-) > > > > All Curtis had to say was - yeah I can see how it could be interpreted like > > that instead of going postal with his same old routine of "toxic energy > > directed at strangers on Internet forums". I don't get the toxic energy > > part nor the stranger part. Curtis - stranger? Strange behavior yes but not > > a stranger. > > > > > > On Mar 21, 2013, at 10:46 AM, "authfriend" authfriend@... wrote: > > > > > --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, "curtisdeltablues" > > > curtisdeltablues@ wrote: > > > (snip) > > > > My post could have inspired more along the lines of Ann's > > > > response, but to get that I had to wade through the three > > > > usual suspects trying to use this as an opportunity for a > > > > put-down of me personally and some name calling. It makes > > > > the place highly unpleasant. I think we have pissed away > > > > a chance at a place where real thinking collaboration can > > > > occur. Trolls try to dominate with their agenda. > > > > > > You know, Curtis, I don't believe I've ever seen you > > > scold Barry for being a troll (or "pushing buttons," > > > as he prefers to call it). > > > > > > Oh, wait, never mind. He never trolls *you*, just the > > > folks who don't like you (or him). Of course you > > > wouldn't scold him. > > > > > > > Judy accuses me of gloating over good fortune and being > > > > immodest, and criticizes me for not inviting everyone > > > > else to comment?! > > > > > > Nothing wrong with gloating over good fortune, as far as > > > I'm concerned (as I just got done telling Emily). And I > > > didn't accuse you of being immodest, nor did I criticize > > > you for not inviting everyone else to comment. > > > > > > But I sure do seem to have pushed your buttons. Why don't > > > you just follow Barry's advice and IGNORE MY DEMENTED ASS? > > > You know, the way he does? > > > > > > Oh, wait... > > > > > > All I said to start with was that I would think you'd have > > > Barry's email address. If you hadn't responded--defensively > > > and at length--I bet nobody but you would have discerned > > > my evil motivations. > > > > > > > > > >