Re: Names on the Internet/Computers
Cheryl Singhal (csinghal@CAPACCESS.ORG)
Tue, 12 Nov 1996 18:01:21 -0500
On Tue, 12 Nov 1996, rodney w. bidinger wrote:
> Bob Myers replied to my posting:
> >dark. I don't think any of our eagles are in ANY danger from their
> I agree they are not in ANY danger and I also feel that last names on
> the internet will not hurt our scouts. The point I was trying to make
> is we need to be consistent in our actions so as not to confuse those
> who have been seeking our assistance.
> Then Cheryl wrote:
> >I thought that as a subscription list, it was only available to subscribers?
> my answer is whose to say everyone on this list is a scouter whether Boy
> Scouts, Girl Scouts, Girl Guides, etc. there is no proof required to
> join this list unlike Arrow-L where you have to be an arrowman in order
> to "qualify" to join the list.
Subbing to a list to troll for leads is going a tad far, somewhat akin to
buying Ranger Rick's subscription list.
Surfing the Web and picking up anything you find is more like propping up
at the checkout counter and watching to see who buys Ranger Rick.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City