On 2/12/14, 4:10 PM, Tom Potter wrote: > "Sam Wormley" <email@example.com> wrote in message > news:rcudndbBKeGOVmbPnZ2dnUVZ_vWdnZ2d@giganews.com... >> On 2/12/14, 9:00 AM, Tom Potter wrote: >>> The explicate order! >> >> Andrew Blum: Discover the physical side of the internet >>> http://www.ted.com/talks/andrew_blum_what_is_the_internet_really.html > > Sammy, > why do you spam sci.physics > with articles from popular science articles
I thought this was alt.comp.freeware. Shows you what I know.
> > and spam my posts with off topic comments > such as the one above? > > Are you motivated to kill threads > that might get some folks to question conventional wisdom > by inserting stupid off topic posts. > > As Archimedes Plutonium pointed out > a few years ago, it appears that when > someone's posts begin to get a little intellectual action, > you tend to flood sci.physics > with a batch of your popular science articles > so that they dominate the newsgroup. > > Have you talked to your shrink about this compulsion? >
So you think it's wrong to post teasers to physics articles in a physics newsgroup. Shows you what I know.