Re: Apologies: "Just Curious"

Mr. E (jackechs@EROLS.COM)
Sat, 24 Feb 1996 13:08:29 -0500

Whose watching the watchers ... hhmmm? I believe that was/is the title of
some spooky episode or other. I don't mind, but then I can only speak for
myself. Tis a shame though ... now that we know we're being watched, will
we perform? Chins high, chest out, gut in ... pontificate! Good reminder
though, the lurkers have eyes.

At 11:14 AM 02/24/96 EST, Denise Obrien wrote:
> As one option in an assignment in an introductory anthropology
>course this term, I asked students to subscribe to Anthro-L and
>observe its traffic for a week, then e-mail me a report and answer
>some questions about Anthro-L. The assignment SPECIFIED that they
>not post the questions to Anthro-L in an attempt to get answers.
>Obviously this student radically misunderstood the assignment.
> I would very much appreciate it if no one responded to Ms. Nguyen's
>Just Curious posting, as responses will simply work against students
>who have been observing Anthro-L and following the rules of the assign-
>ment. My apologies if anyone minds being observed but I believe
>Anthro-L is a great way to give undergraduates a look at anthropologists
>doing anthropology.
> Denise O'Brien