[amsat-bb] Re: AMSAT adopts Acceptable Use Policy for mailing lists
rwmcgwier at gmail.com
Sat Jan 16 05:44:45 PST 2010
Because of life members like you, I can assure you I am not now and will
not be in the future, a leader of AMSAT. I out of the game. I have not
taken a call from an AMSAT leader in nearly two years. The only
notifications I get are on the advisors list. So as a leader, I am next
to useless since I have no role and am not actively seeking one. I want
to do engineering should the need arise (but I am not holding my breath
to tell you the truth). I have personally had all of the crap here I
can tolerate as a volunteer leader. As for you, I would have long ago
taken the pitiful excuse of a life membership donation you gave to AMSAT
and returned it to you, with interest, and returned it to you.
Please list for us the positive contributions you have made to the
organization since you gave it your dues ages ago.
Bob McGwier, N4HY
Life Member AMSAT and ARRL
P.S. And by the way. I have done a few other minor things along the way
in addition to giving these organizations less money than I spend on
coffee in a year.
On 1/16/2010 8:35 AM, Rocky Jones wrote:
> Bbo. so clever.
> this is how the "leaders" of Amsat, you know the ones who somewhere in a
> discussion (and I see you reached this stage as well) start to tell
> everyone "none of this discussion is launching anything into space"...
> people blow fuses.
> YOU personalized the discussion. Until your post, the discussion was
> about concepts...but "YOU" went into and made it a personal engagement.
> it is along with the "nothing is helping us launch satellites" the last
> refugee of people trying to defend something that is essentially not
> defense able Have a great weekend...go out and do something...it will
> help that blood pressure.
> Robert WB5MZO life member AMSAT ARRL
(Co)Author: DttSP, Quiktrak, PowerSDR, GnuRadio
Member: ARRL, AMSAT, AMSAT-DL, TAPR, Packrats,
NJQRP, QRP ARCI, QCWA, FRC.
"the only people for me are the mad ones,
the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk,
mad to be saved, desirous of everything at
the same time, the ones who never yawn or
say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn
like fabulous yellow roman candles" Kerouac
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