Re: Philmont 2000
Mark Arend (arend@centuryinter.NET)
Wed, 8 Apr 1998 08:44:45 -0500
At 01:40 PM 4/6/98 EST, you wrote:
> Unlike my bleak story of last week about the 8,000+ calls to SeaBase,
>this morning*s calls to Philmont went smoother. I cannot tell you how many
>calls the SM and other ASMs made (this time we called from different locations)
>but I got through after about 200 redials / 35 minutes.
> Yes, as someone pointed out, this can seem like a aweful/awful waste of
>personpower - but that is why volunteers are so valuble.
I disagree. We had three persons each calling for 2 to 3 hours on Monday
and last night at Committee meeting they werre upset over the waste of time.
Just because we/they are volunteers doesn't mean that their time isn't
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