RE: Uncle Bens
bomb iraq, bomb iran and while we are at maybe we can let a couple slip down
on israel and the plo while we are at it. make the mid east one big parking
lot. if we do this then no one will be bothering me to send a cup of rice to
someone i dont care about. in war, innocent people will die, so better it
them than me. just my opinion. oh by the way, can anyone recommend a vendor
From: Bryan Llewellyn [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Monday, February 10, 2003 1:18 PM
Subject: Re: Uncle Bens
And.... I would like to add that both religious and political commentary has
been allowed, unchallenged, on Histonet in the past, and quite properly so.
There is now a distinct possibility of a major international conflict. For
instance, Iran, just yesterday, issued a challenge to the US by announcing
it also has a nuclear program. The military consequences of this is a
threat to all of us, Histonetters included.
Correspondence to Histonet should not be censored simply because someone
does not agree with the opinion expressed. If someone does not agree with a
posting, then respond with insight, not with a call for censorship. Remember
that freedom of the press is guaranteed, and Histonet is part of a free
----- Original Message -----
From: "Andrew Partain"
To: "Roger Moretz" ; "SeonaCherie Hansen"
Sent: Monday, February 10, 2003 9:17 AM
Subject: Uncle Bens
> Being a part of this forum shouldn't absolve you from sharing your moral
> (not just political) insights. After all, I think being human still takes
> priority over working in histology.
> After all, it's disingenuous to lay aside reasonable moral objections and
> "support the status quo." The ramifications of your statements far
> and belittle any and all histology-related subjects.
> Thank you Seona...
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Roger Moretz [mailto:email@example.com]
> > Sent: Monday, February 10, 2003 7:18 AM
> > To: SeonaCherie Hansen; firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: Re: A bag of rice
> > Regardless of my political leaning, the Histonet is
> > _no_ place for this. (And my daughter and son-in-law
> > are Mennonites.)
> > Roger Moretz, Ph.D.
> > Dept of Toxicology
> > BI Pharmaceuticals
> > Ridgefield, CT
> > --- SeonaCherie Hansen wrote:
> > > I would like to share with all of you this story
> > > that appeared in our Sunday paper:
> > >
> > > There is a Mennonite Church in Boulder, Colorado
> > > that has started "A bag of rice" movement as an
> > > anti-war statement. This is how it works: Place 1/2
> > > cup uncooked rice in a zip-lock bag. Wrap it in a
> > > piece of paper on which you have written, "If your
> > > enemies are hungry, feed them. Romans 12:20. Please
> > > send this rice to the people of Iraq; do not attack
> > > them."
> > >
> > > Place the paper and the bag of rice in a padded
> > > mailing envelope and address it to President George
> > > Bush, White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW,
> > > Washington, DC 20500. The mailing will cost three 37
> > > cent stamps. Organizers hope the White House
> > > mailroom will be piled high with hundreds of
> > > thousands of bags of rice as a statement from the
> > > American people against war with Iraq.
> > >
> > > SeonaCherie
> > >
> > >
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