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Re: [Phys-L] Phys-l and the scope of content

People! Which John. both?


On 2021/Feb/08, at 11:03, Mark Kimball via Phys-l <> wrote:

Hi Dan and John,

As I feared earlier, a thread on Phys-L has turned personal. I don't mind
stepping in to remind people the purpose of the list. While I do think a
lively debate of a political issue should be allowed from time-to-time,

I agree very much. (from time to time) This time it originally related to Covid which very much concerns our teaching.

not happy to see attacks become personal. I do worry that too much of this
will cause some to unsubscribe.

Yes, but I think they’re thin skinned.

Something I can offer is a side mail list where these things can be
discussed ad nauseum. Any thoughts regarding this?

Yes, yes, and yes!

bc … thinks if those “others" don’t join in, would be our own echo chamber. And prays he won’t regret his initiation.


On Mon, Feb 8, 2021 at 10:55 AM Daniel MacIsaac <>

Hay Mark, my family and I are ok. I hope the same for you and yours.
And John and the Denkers.