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Re: Subjects as Literals, [was Re: The Ordered List Ontology]

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Fri, 02 Jul 2010 17:30:04 -0400
Message-ID: <4C2E5A5C.6040501@openlinksw.com>
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
CC: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>, Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
Dan Brickley wrote:
> [snip]
> This is the second time in a few hours that a thread has degenerated
> into talk of accusations and insults.
> I don't care who started it. Sometimes email just isn't the best way
> to communicate. If people are feeling this way about an email
> discussion, it might be worth the respective parties spending a few
> minutes on the phone to try to smooth things over. Or not. I don't
> care, really. But each of these mail messages is getting distributed
> to several hundred readers. It would be good if we can find ways of
> using that bandwidth to solve problems rather than get into fights.
> Or maybe we should all just take a weekend break, mull things over for
> a couple of days, and start fresh on monday? That's my plan anyhow...
> cheers,
> Dan

Being civil isn't rocket science.

People can debate, even do so with passion. All doable without 
unnecessary insults.

Ghana has certainly knocked me out anyhow :-(



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