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Re^2: (OT) Revisionist History Lesson

by jdporter (Canon)
on Aug 26, 2019 at 14:46 UTC ( #11105069=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: (OT) Revisionist History Lesson
in thread (OT) Revisionist History Lesson

If that's what you want, don't post anonymously.

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Re^3: (OT) Revisionist History Lesson
by footpad (Monsignor) on Aug 26, 2019 at 17:14 UTC


    It seems to have become popular to post unpopular or controversial ideas anonymously. One presumes this is to avoid down votes, negative XP, criticism, or some other Bad Thing (TM).

    I'm normally not a "suck-it-up, buttercup" kind of person, but if you want to be taken seriously AM, you need to be willing to take the shots along with the praise.


Re^3: (OT) Revisionist History Lesson
by Anonymous Monk on Aug 29, 2019 at 01:04 UTC
    > If that's what you want, don't post anonymously.

    I don't follow that "logic" at all. It sounds like you're discriminating against some users and forcing their nodes into an invisible ghetto. Don't you think it's important for people to know the lies told about (free) Perl by (the multi-million dollar corporation known as) PHP?

      Not very. Not enough to 'approve' an off-topic post. The node isn't hidden. It just isn't listed on the Meditations page.

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