HAVE AN OPEN MIND!!!! LET PEOPLE USE THE NET AS THEY SEE FIT!!!
brianf at med.uvm.edu
Mon Aug 2 13:28:45 EST 1993
Kathy Draeger (kdraeger at SOILS.UMN.EDU) wrote:
: Here's an idea. BURST YOUR PARADIGM!!! Maybe women will access E-mail
: in a different manner than the established E-mail community. In that case
: we may begin with conversations on emotions, fears, insecurities,
: situations etc.... that are not in the other networks. Maybe women need to
: personalize the system before we can use it to it's fullest extent.
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: This is a revolutionary technology- but all
: revolutions have some consequences- maybe they won't be seen for years to
: come. So maybe we are claiming this network- let us!!!!! Have an open mind
: about the use of this technology- maybe it can be more that you envision.
: Email: Kathy.Draeger at soils.umn.edu
I second that motion! One thing usenet newsreaders soon learn is that
there is room for many threads of discussion under one topic, and that you
don't have to follow or read all the threads. If emotions are important
to women in biology, then we should certainly talk about them here. I
suspect that emotions are important to all people, some just have ways of
supressing immediate emotiions in order to let them fester and stew for a
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