One day of talking politics doens't hurt anyone. ASCP is politically active
isn't it? We can't talk about how it tries to influence politics? Saying
that they'll close the histonet over this is ridiculous.
Such important things need to be discussed. It affects histology and
everthing and everyone else. Not talking leads to more problems.
On 11/4/08, LINDA MARGRAF wrote:
> Dear Histonetters:
> I am the list administrator and I would like to ask that people please
> refrain from further political comments on the list. I know this is a touchy
> topic but this is not the forum for these discussions. Please remember, my
> colleagues and I at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center run
> this list using University resources and it would be a real shame if they
> were to decide this was not a good use of their funds due to the off-topic
> comments etc. The Histonet list is an amazing collection of >3300 people
> from around the world helping each other and we really need to stick to
> topics pertinent to Histology. Thanks.
> Linda M
> Histonet administrator
> Linda Margraf, MD
> Professor of Pathology
> University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
> Dallas TX USA
> >>> Justin Thomas 11/3/2008 10:11 AM >>>
> Barack Obama will raise taxes on hardworking Americans to give a government
> handout to the 40% of Americans who pay no income taxes.
> John McCain and Sarah Palin have an economic plan that celebrates the
> American dream of opportunity, not government giveaways. In this country, we
> believe in spreading opportunity, for those who need jobs and those who
> create them. While Barack Obama is ready to "spread the wealth around," John
> McCain has a plan to get our economy moving so everyone has access to good
> jobs, a quality education and the opportunity to succeed.
> The next President won't have time to get used to the office. America faces
> many challenges here at home, and many enemies abroad in this dangerous
> world. We cannot spend the next four years as we have spent much of the last
> eight: hoping for our luck to change at home and abroad. We need a new
> direction, and John McCain and Sarah Palin will fight for it.
> Time and time again this team of mavericks has stood up, taken on tough
> issues and delivered. They're the real deal. They have a clear record that
> can deliver results, not just rhetoric that delivers votes.
> PLEASE GIVE CAREFUL THOUGHT WHO YOU WILL VOTE FOR ON TUESDAY...PLEASE THINK
> ABOUT WHERE THESE TWO MEN COME FROM AND WHERE THEIR HEARTS TRULY ARE. THIS
> IS A CRUTIAL ELECTION AND WE AS AMERICANS MUST BE CONFIDENT THAT OUR BEST
> DAYS ARE AHEAD OF US WITH JOHN LEADING THE WAY!!!
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