On Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 5:57:42 AM UTC-6, Ned Batchelder wrote:
> I don't understand the motivation for limiting how words
> are distributed, but others on this list also do it. For
> example, Dennis Lee Bieber's messages are not in the
> Python-List archives either.
I called out Bieber years ago for his X-NO-ARCHIVE business
and nobody else seemed to care. In fact, the mood at the
time was more negative towards me for calling it out than towards
Sorry i don't have a link to the thread, but i'm sure a
determined person could find it. It was probably somewhere
between 2008 and 2010.
> If something is worth saying, why not let people find it
That has always been my opinion as well. And if i remember
correctly, Dennis said something to effect of (paraphrasing)
"I don't want my words achived so that someone can leverage
my words against me for nefarious reasons"
Paranoid or lame?