Walter's annoying habits

Georg Wrede georg.wrede at
Sun Dec 17 19:25:08 PST 2006

Derek Parnell wrote:
> On Mon, 18 Dec 2006 02:37:00 +0200, Georg Wrede wrote:
>>The next person who starts brewing peeves 
>>about Walter should remember this: we are here now, not only because of 
>>what Walter is in good, but also precisely because of what Walter is in bad.
>>The best thing to do is to think about the above till you understand it.
> That statement seems to imply that things (D related) can't get better so
> we should just accept the status quo.

The pace at which D has been moving is unbelievable. If Walter 
additionally did everything folks here ask, the pace would become a crawl.

>>Such understanding will make peeves mysteriously shrink, and make you 
>>feel better and healthier. Not to mention, it'll make you stop beating 
>>your wife and the kid next door.
> I assume that was an attempt at a joke, and you didn't actually *try* to
> libel me by writing that offensive falsehood.

First, it was addressed to the _next_ potential peever. Second, working 
on it till one understands will improve one's own being. Third, the last 
sentence was (admittedly a strongly formulated) reminder to check if 
one's problems are not just related to D, since aggression on one venue 
often has its roots elsewhere.

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