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From:
Shlomi Fish
Date:
February 10, 2018 09:10
Subject:
Re: Moderation
Message ID:
20180210104803.232cefc3@telaviv1.shlomifish.org
Hi Jon,

On Fri, 9 Feb 2018 22:34:44 +0000
Jon Bird <J.X.BIRD@mdx.ac.uk> wrote:

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> Jon Bird
> 
> On 09/02/2018, 21:48, "demerphq" <demerphq@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>     On 9 February 2018 at 21:23, Leon Timmermans <fawaka@gmail.com> wrote:
>     > On Fri, Feb 9, 2018 at 10:32 AM, demerphq <demerphq@gmail.com> wrote:  
>     >> I don't think you have the right to expect answers to questions framed
>     >> this way. Who appointed you special prosecutor?  
>     >
>     > A prosecutor implies an accusation, and I don't think he does that.
>     > Most of these questions are essentially a call for transparency around
>     > the moderation process. Above all I would read this as "I'm
>     > concerned"; and quite frankly the answer I would hope for is an
>     > empathic dialogue. Because the implicit hope behind "I'm concerned" is
>     > "I hope you can reassure me".  
>     
>     To me it is a bunch of leading and accusatory questions, impolitely
>     framed, some of which are no better than "When did you stop beating
>     your wife?".
>     
>     I can think of 500 ways to ask the same questions without sounding
>     like an episode of Supreme Court.
>     
>     Sawyer and the moderators do a thankless task and they deserve better
> than that. 
>     FWIW, I am well aware that Andreas also does a thankless task, and
>     fully respect him as a long term major contributor in our community.
>     
>     I just do not feel like anyone has the right to demand such answers
>     from the Pumpking or Moderators.
>     
>     Just as I feel no-one would have the right to demand such answers from
>     him if he had to make a difficult and socially contentious decision
>     about PAUSE.
>     
>     Yves
>     -- 
>     perl -Mre=debug -e "/just|another|perl|hacker/"
>     
> 

	

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