Twin Peaks Usenet Archive


Subject: Re: FINAL CALL FOR DISCUSSION: rec.arts.tv.twin-peaks
From: mccarty@aaet.csc.ti.com (Rick McCarty)
Date: 1990-11-16, 09:02
Newsgroups: news.groups,alt.tv.twin-peaks,alt.config

In article <1990Nov15.204653.22265@isis.cs.du.edu> kreme@isis.UUCP (Fred Zeats IV) writes:
> >In article <1990Nov14.191303.10529@evax.arl.utexas.edu> cs4344af@evax.arl.utexas.edu (Fuzzy Fox) writes:
>> >>In article <1990Nov12.202422.2164@axis.dsg.ti.com> mccarty@aaet.csc.ti.com (Rick McCarty) writes:
>>> >>>Hey dude!  The NAME of a group has nothing to do with the ability to get
>>> >>>a feed.
>> >>This is not strictly true. 
> >
> >Actually, this is not true AT ALL.  The reason that the deisgnations exist
> >is so that entire classes of groups can be excluded.  Many machines do not
> >receive the alt groups at all.  many don;t receive talk groups.  That's why
> >the heirarchy exists.
> >
> >-- 
> >| kreme@nyx.cs.du.edu |Growing up leads to growing old, and then to dying, and|
> >|---------------------|dying to me don't sound like all that much fun.        |
> >| It is the spectator and not life, that art really mirrors.   Oscar Wilde    |

Still, I believe my point stands.  If you don't have it, you can most surely
get a feed for it SOMEWHERE!  The name does not PREVENT you from obtaining
a feed.

--Rick


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