Maybe I jumped on Alan a too harshly. But I'm afraid that folks who lost friends and relatives on the Normandy beachheads and in the World Trade center don't have too much patience for comments along those lines.
----- Original Message ----- From: "Kevin Myers" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Sunday, November 07, 2004 8:24 PM Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] renaming the gimp > Please give my regards to the French, and speaking of Liberty, you might > want to recall who liberated France from German occupation, not once, but > twice. Also perhaps mention the fact that the USA also protected all of > Europe from the Soviet Union for half a century, at great cost to every man, > woman, and child in the USA. Debt for and justifiable claim to the Statue > of Liberty paid in full. Case closed. > > Before modern day liberals in France and their ilk have any ground to stand > on at all, maybe they might consider helping us for a change, rather than > selling weapons to Saddam Hussein for use on his countrymen and neighbors. > > Seems to me that someone who makes irresponsible statements like the one > below is forgetting who the real terrorists are in the world. Maybe you'd > rather go live with them or invite them to run your government and see just > how much liberty you have then. > > s/KAM > > > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Alan Horkan" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > To: "nate cockram" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > Cc: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > Sent: Sunday, November 07, 2004 6:52 PM > Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] renaming the gimp > > > > > > On Sun, 7 Nov 2004, nate cockram wrote: > > > > > Date: Sun, 7 Nov 2004 13:34:59 -0500 > > > From: nate cockram <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > > > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > > Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] renaming the gimp > > > > > > > To my mind changing the name now would be like > > > > renaming the Statue of Liberty to something like > > > > statue of false hope. > > > > > > Hmm... well, now that you mention it... > > > > "The French called, they want their statue back!" > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > > Gimp-user mailing list > > [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > http://lists.xcf.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user > > > > _______________________________________________ > Gimp-user mailing list > [EMAIL PROTECTED] > http://lists.xcf.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user > _______________________________________________ Gimp-user mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.xcf.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user