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Re^9: Politeness (to one another) is a virtueby BrowserUk (Pope)
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Did I write that you are the only person on this site who behaves rudely?
No. But you are quite happy to besmirch my name, dragging me into a thread I had studiously stayed out of.
Meanwhile, I don't see you popping up into threads defending me against unfounded accusations from the other party in the thread you cited.
Nor do I see you using his name as a crude diversionary tactic to cover up your own assumptive knee-jerk misconclusions.
is an excuse I don't accept
And I should give a monkeys what you will accept?
Rudeness is not confined to the use of certain words people choose to take offence at. Intent is everything. And by bringing my name into this thread, it was your intent, to divert from your own mistakes. And that is rude.
With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
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