I would venture quite a bit more than 'eight people' are annoyed by the
constant and blatant double standard.

And oh, I now anticipate a patronizing mail that starts with 'Hoi,' and
ends with 'Thanks' -- it's not just 'the same eight people' that keep
repeating their position ad nauseam.

On 8 May 2016 at 23:11, Keegan Peterzell <keegan.w...@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sun, May 8, 2016 at 3:15 PM, Peter Southwood <
> peter.southw...@telkomsa.net> wrote:
>
> > We already have one of those.
> > Cheers,
> > P
>
>
> ​Right, okay, whatever.
>
> Combing through WM-l archives for the past six months, there is a pattern:
>
> James is removed from the board - the same eight people write JIMMY MUST GO
> Jimmy and James get into it in a public space -
> the same eight people write JIMMY MUST GO
> ​The Arnon thing happens - the same eight people write JIMMY MUST GO
> The Knowledge Engine thing happens - the same eight people write JIMMY MUST
> GO
> The Lila thing happens - the same eight people write JIMMY MUST GO
> Denny writes this email - the same eight people write JIMMY MUST GO
>
> Let's think on that for a bit when we want to talk about the power of
> politics, and who is playing what game and what side they are on.
>
> Did none of you who replied to this email from Denny with JIMMY MUST GO
> bother to notice that Jimmy's name isn't even mentioned in this chain of
> dysfunctional events? I suspect not, because the line has already clearly
> drawn uncompromising the sand, and it was drawn years ago. If you want to
> continue to pretend that Jimmy Wales is the root of all that's wrong with
> the movement, that's your prerogative, but there's a reason why it's only
> the same people saying it over and over again.
>
> Denny, thank you for sharing your side of the story.
> ​
>
> --
> ~Keegan
>
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>
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