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 > > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan > > This is my personal email address. Everything sent from this email address > is in a personal capacity. > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimediaemail@example.com Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>