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Interesting way to put it.
Your logic is reasonable, and well supported.

chuckuc wrote:

> Opinions are like ass..les. Everyone has one, but usually you are the
> only one who thinks yours is interesting.  I really wish the list
> administrator would remove Bill P. from the list. He has precipitated
> more of this stuff than the next 5 guys combined.
> Chuck Utzman,P.E.
>
> Bill Allen, S.E. wrote:
>
> >Who gives a crap about Vietnam?
> >
> >This thread started off (innocently) as "Building Codes Online". Bill P.
> >seized an opportunity to turn it into a political issue (what is so
> >important to us as structural engineers with regards to ADA anyway?). How it
> >got into a debate about Vietnam, I dunno. I guess Bill P. was successful in
> >"baiting you" for his own entertainment.
> >
> >I don't care how you feel about Vietnam. I don't care if you put on a skirt
> >to get out of it. Really. I don't care. I don't care about Bill P.'s opinion
> >on ADA (or anything else, for that matter).  You have an opinion? Good for
> >you. I don't want to hear it, though.
> >
> >This list is most valuable (to me) when the threads are genuinely focused on
> >the business and technical side of structural engineering. Other than that,
> >we all have opinions on a variety of things most of which have no impact on
> >the rest of us. It's just cyber-fodder.
> >
> >Where is a list administrator when you need one?
> >
> >Bill Allen, S.E. (CA #2607)
> >
> >
> >
> >||-----Original Message-----
> >||From: Dennis Wish [mailto:dennis.wish(--nospam--at)verizon.net]
> >||Sent: Wednesday, October 16, 2002 8:14 PM
> >||To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> >||Subject: RE: ADA (was Re: Building Codes on-line)
> >||
> >||
> >||Bill,
> >||I didn't start this thread and I was not the one to make the political
> >||comments. I too am considering giving it up. There is no
> >||right or wrong
> >||to these discussions. I know about your fine record in Vietnam, but I
> >||also know about the principles that I stood up for. I became
> >||a reservist
> >||and served my time here in the states. I did not run when I had the
> >||chance, but I did not enlist to go to Vietnam because I did
> >||not believe
> >
> ><big snip>
> >
> >
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