Re: Thanks

From: Mac Manson (
Date: 02/22/00

I don't think he meant this recent post, but i have noticed in the past a
mightier than thou attitude from people on the list, not always when I
post, but when reading the posts

Mac Manson - - ICQ# 49355422
Tikkanen MUD ( 8000) -
"One day one of my little nephews came up to me and asked me if the equator
was a real line that went around the Earth, or just an imaginary one. I had
to laugh. Laugh and laugh. Because I didn't know, and I thought that maybe
laughing he would forget what he asked me."
     - Jack Handey

--->-----Original Message-----
--->From: Circle Discussion List []On
--->Behalf Of
--->Jon A. Nielsen
--->Sent: Tuesday, February 22, 2000 10:23 PM
--->Subject: Re: [CIRCLE] Thanks
--->> I wish to thank everyone that has helped give advice, and am
--->> one last thing is there a list or a resource that I can go
--->that when I
--->> a question with [NEWBIE] that people understand that I am a
--->newbie and
--->> thus that's why what is easy for YOU is not necessarily easy
--->for me to
--->> figure out.  I have noticed a trend lately where everyone is
--->so quick to
--->> point out that it's either in the FAQ, could have found the
--->info if you
--->> this or that, when in fact they rather look down then help
--->the person.  I
--->> understand that not everything can be handed to you, and you
--->should exert
--->> an amount of effort before asking for help, but I feel that
--->every time I
--->> for help, that I am either going to get: No Response, a
--->> response using a scathing tone, or a response telling you
--->just look Here.
--->In all honesty, I thought I was being helpful;  I didn't mean
--->to have any
--->scathing tone at all...  I apologies if I came off that way.
--->Jon A. Nielsen
--->Lazarus of Spear of Insanity MUD
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