[Zombies] The Zombies List...

Jon Whitney turbid at gmail.com
Thu Apr 29 05:12:21 PDT 2010


the zombies at hollyfeld.org list is not going away contrary to the email
that went out from Jon Drukman


On Thu, Apr 29, 2010 at 12:51 AM, adjust <adjust at rematter.com> wrote:
> so i'm mildly confused, are there two unique lists now, and is there
> unique posts going to each list? or are the same posts somehow being
> replicated in both places?
>
> if i'm reading correctly it sounds like it's temporary until the holyfield
> list goes away, but for the increasing amount of information overload
> that's being offered on the internets these days, this doesn't seem very
> efficient. especially for those of us that want to be a part of the
> community, but have little to no time to be filtering information we
> thought was already was being streamlined.
>
> on top of that, and i don't mean to be ripping on the new conventions - i
> totally understand the need and the purpose, but am i the only one that
> can't stand google groups? with the number of orgs/labels/lists/etc making
> the transition to google groups, it almost seems lazy and it definitely
> feels homogenized. not to mention all the corporate overtones already
> mentioned and the control it surrenders as an underground community, for a
> lack of a better word...
>
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> The zombies list Is still functional here at hollyfeld.org fyi - Jon
>> Drukman found it in his best interest to get everyone over to a google
>> group because he wasn't satisfied with hollyfeld.org's performance
>> lately.
>>
>> In the 15+ years that Dan has volunteered his time, server space, and
>> bandwidth, only rarely has there been problems, and all of them have
>> been fixable.
>>
>> If zombies at hollyfeld closes in favor of google groups then we lose the
>> privacy we have. Our emails become property of a multi-billion dollar
>> international corporation, and we can no longer enjoy things like
>> "Samples Galore" for the sake of protecting Jack and MBM as everything
>> will now be indexable/searchable/public/etc....  We also open
>> ourselves up to be advertised to, spammed, etc,...
>>
>> I'm not unsubscribing from here, personally.  This list is not closing
>> down any time soon.
>>
>> You're free to make up your own mind.
>>
>> Jon W
>>
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