Re: Computer MB Requirements
Michael Rogero Brown (michaelb@SUNRISE.CSE.FAU.EDU)
Thu, 19 Aug 1993 17:08:59 EDT
> >> 5. Do TWO of the following:
> >> b. Use a computer attached to a local area network or equipped with a
> >> modem to connect to a computer network or bulletin-board service
> >> such as Prodigy, CompuServe, or America Online. Send a message to
> >> someone on the network or download a program or file from the
> >Too bad they don't mention the Internet and Usenet here. It seems that
> >it would be a good idea to talk about the new "information infrastructure"
> >and "data super-highway". :-)
> Usenet? Yes, I can see it now...
> 7. Start a major (7 days or more) flame war on ONE of the following topics:
> a. Abortion
> b. Homosexuality
> i. in the military
> ii. in Scouting
> iii. in general
> c. Religion (including Amway)
> d. Turks vs. Armenians
> e. ARMM!
> Scouts will be judged on volume and severity of followups. References
> by participants to Hitler and/or nuclear war count for extra points.
> Perhaps this would belong in Debating merit badge, instead...
Well, for the BSA to keep `up to date', maybe they need to change the
Debating MB to `Flaming MB'. Anyone else agree?
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