[squeak-dev] Apology for offensive spam on annoncements list

Charles Hixson charleshixsn at earthlink.net
Wed Jan 28 05:53:23 UTC 2009

If this is the first time in a year, then perhaps your reaction is too 
extreme.  That was annoying, but I didn't find it any more than that, 
and your time is also valuable.

I appreciate the apology, but that's probably all that's appropriate 
(unless you can find a technical weakness that was breached).

Ken Causey wrote:
> I apologize for this coming through on the announcements mailing list.
> I hope everyone realizes that I did not send this.  Several copies were
> received purportedly 'from' various community members.  With the
> announcements list I have had a policy of moderating all messages, even
> those from subscribers.  But in the last year or so I had begun to
> relaxen this somewhat by whitelisting anyone who sent messages
> regularly, this included myself.  Clearly this was a mistake and I will
> now remove myself and everyone else from the whitelist and I will have
> to go back to moderating every single message.
> Again, my apologies,
> Ken Causey
> -------- Forwarded Message --------
> From: Lawrence Auster <ken at kencausey.com>
> Reply-To: ken at kencausey.com
> To: announcements at lists.squeakfoundation.org
> Subject: [Squeak Announcements] Obama -- The Judas Goat
> Date: Sun, 25 Jan 2009 17:52:47 +0100
> Obama -- The Judas Goat
> 1/25/2009
> By David Duke
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------

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