Re: sorry ralph the floppy is home

Ralph L Holloway (rlh2@COLUMBIA.EDU)
Wed, 22 Feb 1995 10:18:48 -0500

Hello, Daniel Foss. The matter has been cleared up, and Ruby and I are at
peace, and we both would like to keep it that way. For myself, let me
express my regrets that our misunderstandings went so far, and either
alienated or bored so many. Time to get back to more productive threads.
Ralph Holloway.
Tue, 21 Feb 1995, Daniel A. Foss wrote:

> Sorry, Ralph Holloway, but the file containing the post in question, sent
> either by you or, more likely, by Leif Hedrickson, who admits to it, though
> Thomas Rimkus believes it was you, is on a floppy which I left home. Maybe
> Ruby Rohrlich has a copy, it's high time we all made friends with her, anyway;
> don't be fooled by her Virtual Act.
> You see, this is a throwaway medium; no time for scholarship, rumour is
> much faster. This is the place where, if you observe Virtual Culture long
> enough, you become it. And, by the way, hear tell that some deline to allow
> the usage "Virutal [anything]" this year; see Matt Groening, Life In Hell.
> The truly adventurous decline to allow the usage "[anything] Culture."
> Daniel A. Foss