Infinite stupid threads ...

Dave Hayes dave at
Wed Jun 17 22:33:01 UTC 2020

On Wed, 17 Jun 2020 13:54:05 -0700
Michael Sierchio <kudzu at> wrote:
> Respectfully, I beg to differ.  Etiquette is a customary code of polite
> behavior.   

Respectfully, I'll pose the same challenge I posed back in the 80s. :)

Please enumerate and describe this code in objective and clear language? If you
can do that, then I will accept your premise. Science, after all. 
Dave Hayes - Consultant - Altadena CA, USA - dave at 
>>>> *The opinions expressed above are entirely my own* <<<<

Politeness and telling the truth are, to your certain
knowledge and mine, often opposites. Any society which
enjoins its members to adhere to both of these is a
fraud. All sorts of compromise formula have been devised to
gloss over or obscure this basic weakness. It remains

This is not an exhortation to abandon politeness or telling
the truth. It is a statement which has to be carefully
thought about.

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