[CT Birds] Notes

Arthur Shippee ashippee at snet.net
Sun Jul 9 21:12:14 EDT 2017


Dear friends;

Whatever we share, may we be gentle with one another, please?  

Good birding & good night,
     Arthur 

Sent from my iPhone

> On Jul 9, 2017, at 8:37 PM, Stefan Martin via CTBirds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org> wrote:
> 
> Hi all,
> The point of the matter here is not the silencing of one, it is the
> moderating of what is appropriate in this list. Emailing the list with
> certain material is not appropriate. Plain and simple. Sorry if you don't
> think that's what's appropriate but this list is not for sharing song
> lyrics.
> 
> Stefan Martin
> Greenwich
> 
> On Sun, Jul 9, 2017 at 8:31 PM cllongmore via CTBirds <
> ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org> wrote:
> 
>> 
>> 
>> Well said mona !  the "high ranking members " that tried ( and apparently
>> succeeded ) in censuring mark owe him and the rest of the list an apology.
>> Claudia longmore Wethersfield
>> 
>> 
>> Sent from my Verizon 4G LTE smartphone
>> 
>> -------- Original message --------
>> From: MONA CAVALLERO via CTBirds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
>> Date: 7/9/17  7:50 PM  (GMT-05:00)
>> To: CTbirds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>, Mark Szantyr <
>> birddog55 at charter.net>
>> Subject: Re: [CT Birds] Notes
>> 
>> Mark
>> I for one enjoy your posts.They balance the rest.And as far as I am
>> concerned you are as high ranking as the rest of the people on this list
>> serve.
>> What does it say when one very respected member of this community is
>> pressured to be silenced ?
>> Although I am not a frequent lister or poster, I would hope that anything
>> I do post would be met with respect.
>> If we cannot do that for all people and all membersthen we have sunk to a
>> new low
>> And that makes me sad.
>> Freedom of speech is important. Whether you like it or not.
>> And no one is better than another in this life or in this hobby no matter
>> your experience or your degrees.
>> Mona cavallero
>> 
>> Sent from XFINITY Connect Mobile App
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> ------ Original Message ------
>> 
>> From: Ct bird lst
>> To: Ct bird lst
>> Sent: July 9, 2017 at 7:43 PM
>> Subject: [CT Birds] Notes
>> 
>> I have been asked by high ranking members of the bird community to cease
>> and desist from my rabble rousing and fun poking at the serious business of
>> Connecticut birding. So, thanks to you who said you enjoy my posts but I am
>> back on the sidelines until such time as i can not hold my tongue.
>> 
>> One last note...
>> 
>> From "A Man in Assynt
>> Norman MacCaig.
>> 
>> "...Who possesses this landscape? –
>> The man who bought it or
>> I who am possessed by it?
>> 
>> False questions, for
>> this landscape is
>> masterless
>> and intractable in any terms
>> that are human..."
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Mark Szantyr
>> Storrs, CT
>> "He's not my President"
>> "Sic Semper Tyrannis"
>> 
>> 
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>> 
>> 
>> ------ Original Message ------
>> 
>> From: Ct bird lst
>> To: Ct bird lst
>> Sent: July 9, 2017 at 7:43 PM
>> Subject: [CT Birds] Notes
>> 
>> I have been asked by high ranking members of the bird community to cease
>> and desist from my rabble rousing and fun poking at the serious business of
>> Connecticut birding. So, thanks to you who said you enjoy my posts but I am
>> back on the sidelines until such time as i can not hold my tongue. One last
>> note... From "A Man in Assynt
>> Norman MacCaig.
>> 
>> "...Who possesses this landscape? – The man who bought it or I who am
>> possessed by it? False questions, for this landscape is masterless and
>> intractable in any terms that are human..."
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Mark Szantyr
>> Storrs, CT
>> "He's not my President"
>> "Sic Semper Tyrannis"
>> 
>> 
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> 
> -- 
> Stefan Martin
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