Ok, a friendly reminder. Debate is great. Name-calling and outright
disrespect is not. There's just no need to go there. It's not productive in
the workplace, nor is it here. It's not only about the people in the
thread, it's about the thousands of people who are reading who may now be
less inclined to contribute.
"We expect professional courtesy from subscribers who actively participate
in discussions. Please refrain from using profanity. Our list administrators
do not tolerate any sort of harassment of list subscribers. Flaming,
name-calling, insults, taunts, or other behaviors that inhibit the free
expression of thought on the Discussion List are cause for the offending
subscriber's being permanently banned from the list."