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I am not in favor of moving anything to Facebook.  We all should understand
by now that it is simply NOT a safe and secure place to be.  Just a bad
idea.
Best,
John Haley


On Sun, Sep 16, 2018, 7:13 PM George Brock-Nannestad <[log in to unmask]>
wrote:

> From: Patent Tactics, George Brock-Nannestad
>
>
> Like DrG I have experienced attacks on this list, and the lack of civility
> (being called a rectum) was one reason for my presently normal abstention
> from
> commenting most of the time. The person did it from his office mail -- now
> he
> asks advice frequently from his personal mail and gets it, in my view
> undeservedly, but he asks for answers to be sent to his office mail. He
> has
> never apologized, but the poor sod somehow had his entries removed from
> the
> digest -- although the character count still shows that something had been
> there originally. That is moderation for you! That person's access to
> ARSCLIST
> ought to have been blocked. In view of the office mail use referred to
> above,
> perhaps that is what happened.
>
> I don't use social media and I deny myself any materials that would
> require me
> to identify myself by a facebook account ID. Many pictures never get my
> way.
>
> If ARSCLIST dies because of dilution I shall not worry -- there are plenty
> of
> sources out there, I just might have to do a bit more work to get at the
> information. Or perhaps try to work out the solution myself.
>
> Best wishes,
>
>
> George
>
> --------------------------------------------------
> From:   Stewart Gooderman <[log in to unmask]>
> To:     [log in to unmask]
> Subject:        Re: [ARSCLIST] [EXT] Re: [ARSCLIST] ARSC Facebook Group?
> Date sent:      Sun, 16 Sep 2018 15:37:41 -0700
> Send reply to:  Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List
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>
> > Well, I´m no shrinking violet, and I´ve been around the block, but I
> > remember distinctly being verbally attacked for a remark I made soon
> after
> > joining this august list by one of the senior members. And after
> defending
> > myself, that person backed down but never apologized.
> >
> > That being said, I have found this group to be exceedingly well behaved
> and to
> > offer incredible amounts of information both to the professional as well
> as
> > the just curious (as I am.)
> >
> > I´m only bringing this up because there is bad behavior in any venue.
> Email
> > venues, in general suffer from people who may not understand the email
> > etiquette necessary because there is no facial underpinning the written
> > response. But I have found that in general the behavior is far worse on
> social
> > media than on email lists such as this.
> >
> > I don´t join social media groups because of security issues, plain and
> > simple. ARSC having a facebook presence doesn´t affect me because I put
> my
> > account on permanent hiatus and will not reply in any venue that
> requires me
> > to identify myself by a facebook account ID.
> >
> > DrG
> >
> >
> > > On Sep 16, 2018, at 9:23 AM, Dennis Rooney <[log in to unmask]>
> > wrote:
> > >
> > > In reply to John Schroth's recent post re the
> > > to-FaceBook-or-not-to-FaceBook question:
> > >
> > > What tender blossoms some of his respondents must be. The ARSC
> listserv is
> > > a community of adults which shares a number of common interests. Why
> > > wouldn't the questions or comments of a younger person or one "from a
> > > different demographic" be greeted by anything other than courtesy? Yes,
> > > some extraordinarily naïve questions have been received on the list,
> but
> > I
> > > have not noted hostility to that naïveté but rather a desire to answer
> > > helpfully. Younger people should always be welcomed but not by a
> > diminution
> > > in the quality of our communication. I personally do not approve of
> > > anything that dilutes the community. Therefore, I do not welcome the
> > > Facebook suggestion.
> > >
> > > DDR
> > >
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