Re: Fear of Guns Vs. Fear of No Guns

Harvey Newstrom (
Wed, 16 Jun 1999 00:39:53 -0400

On Wed, 09 Jun 1999 23:22:03 -0700, Max More <> wrote:
> Since Greg is more actively involved with the list than am I at this time,
> he will announce our ruling to curb this problem. I stand behind his
> statements and his judgement completely. Greg has the power to suspend
> the list those who ignore his ruling.

On Thu, 10 Jun 1999 10:57:23 EDT, Greg Burch <> wrote:
> As a temporary measure in response to the extreme number of postings
> that have been generated by a small number of posters on a single topic,
> the subject of "guns" will be considered off-topic for the list for a
> of two weeks beginning on Saturday, June 12, 1999 at 12:01 am PST.
> Again as a temporary measure, any posters continuing existing "gun"
> threads, starting new ones or raising the subject of "guns" in existing
> threads during this two-week period will be unsubscribed from the list
> for a period of three months.

On Sun, 13 Jun 1999 01:13:42 EDT, EvMick <> wrote:
> In a message dated 6/7/99 12:09:15 PM Central Daylight Time,
> > have no problem with having Proof of Competence being a prerequisite to
> > buying a gun,
> Now that sounds like an excellent idea.[....]
> Only one minor problem though[....]

Sorry to see you violate the gun ban. I will certainly miss your interesting posts for the next three months. I hope you resubscribe in September.

Harvey Newstrom <mailto://> <>
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