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Re: Vocabulary Considered Harmful

From: Paul Hoffman / IMC <phoffman@imc.org>
Date: Tue, 7 Aug 2001 13:33:15 +0100
Message-Id: <p0510031db7958ffffdc8@[]>
To: Eric Brunner-Williams in Portland Maine <brunner@nic-naa.net>, discuss@apps.ietf.org
Cc: brunner@nic-naa.net
At 6:54 AM -0400 8/6/01, Eric Brunner-Williams in Portland Maine wrote:
>The new practice of using the word "crazies" to describe contributors who
>are working on utf8 as an IDN mechanism can't be helpful.

It is hopefully not a new practice. It was a rude error on my part, 
one for which I apologize. If other people want to turn this into a 
new practice based on my statement yesterday: please don't.

--Paul Hoffman, Director
--Internet Mail Consortium
Received on Thursday, 9 August 2001 09:07:01 UTC

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