META: Manners (Was RE: META: What did I do wrong?)

David Lubkin (
Fri, 21 May 1999 20:33:21 -0400

>Okay, this has got to stop. I'm talking about the mudslinging, gentlemen.

Which brings to mind Oscar Wilde: "A gentleman is someone who is never unintentionally rude."

A lofty goal for us to aspire to.

See also Heinlein's emphasis on and rationale for manners.