Has American Education Ever Really Been That Good?

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  1. Jenee

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  2. Dayton Kitchens

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  3. Jenee

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    Of course I can't prove it. But, you and I and everyone in TNZ know that Dennis and Squiggy we taunting you with calling your employer and someone actually did call Squiggy's employer.

    Whoever did it hasn't owned up to it, but no one called your employer.
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    Dayton has a point here, though it doesn't help him as much as he thinks. Within the strata of education, you will find some mid-tier, large research universities that delegate the teaching to people like takahuano. The "professors" at Dayton's college probably will do the students a better service, if for no other reason than seasoning. But then there are the top tier research universities, where the faculty is much larger, and real professors who are leaders in their field teach small classes. I was in seminar classes in undergrad with the men and women who had literally written the definitive articles on the subject matter. It sounds like your experience was similar. Dayton might not know about such schools.
  5. Dayton Kitchens

    Dayton Kitchens Wonderful, Loving Husband & Father

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    What someone did was in regards to what I posted at Wordforge regarding the terrorist guy who blew up a Cuban airliner IIRC during the Cold War.

    They sent a copy of what I posted to my principal (who already did not like me at all) at that time and claimed to be a parent.

    I accused Rick Deckard (Henry Hill) of doing it as the "parent" used virtually IDENTICAL language in criticizing my post that Rick had.

    I scanned a copy and sent it to the moderators here and they agreed that I was telling the truth when I stated someone from Wordforge must have done it.

    I publicly recanted my accusation against Rick and apologized to him when I realized I had no proof whatsoever and people here assured me that it "wasn't Rick's style".

    We all agreed that a "parent" from my small community (at that time) just stumbling over that particular post of mine out of thousands online was extremely unlikely.
  6. RickDeckard

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    Unfortunately you've repeated the accusation against me since, despite your apology. :rolleyes:
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    gul Revolting Beer Drinker Administrator Formerly Important

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    He always mentions you whenever the incident is discussed. I can't imagine he's so stupid as to not realize this is a continued accusation.
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    So, twice?!? Two times on two separate boards you have been a target of someone contacting your employer?

    Going out on a limb here, but ... do you think it might be something you are putting out?

    I would say that I hoped you'd learned your lesson about putting too much info out there, but ... I'm sure I've put out just as much info and no one's every contacted my employer, nor threatened to do so.
  9. Dayton Kitchens

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    No. No one to my knowledge at the TrekBBS ever attempted to contact an employer of mine.

    It would've been difficult anyway as for much of that time (nearly two years) I was unemployed aside from some random consulting work.

    In regards to Rick above, I'm sorry you regard it as a continuing accusation. In my opinion, a proper recounting of the incident must include my suspicions, pubic accusation, and public apology.

    In the future, if asked about the incident I'll avoid using your name here.

    Once again, there is no evidence to my knowledge that Rick Deckard sent a copy of one of my posts here to my principal at that time.
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    You made the accusation directly in the last number of weeks in response to my highlighting your support for the terrorism attacks on the passenger jets again. It isn't just something I'm inferring from your mentioning my name in connection with your initial suspicions.
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  11. Dayton Kitchens

    Dayton Kitchens Wonderful, Loving Husband & Father

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    If you are going to continually make the obviously false claim that I support terrorism (aside from a one time only tactic to hurt the communists) then I'm going to continue referring to my suspicions of you.
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    Then your apology wasn't genuine, and your accusation is an underhand tactic intended to prevent me from confronting your outrageous views, in line with your stated desire to use board rules to silence your opponents.

    Fuck you. :muad2:
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  13. Dayton Kitchens

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    So you are admitting that you were the one who sent that to my principal?

    Nice to know my initial suspicions were correct.

    Apology withdrawn.
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    Get the fuck out of my face with that shit. I said no such thing. You really are a fucking twat.
  15. Jenee

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    ?!

    What?
  16. Dayton Kitchens

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    If the accusation was false and given that I've apologized for it, then logically there is no reason that "Rick" cannot confront my "outrageous views" as he sees them.

    But if Rick did indeed contact my principal at that time (and only he can say if he did or not for certain) then the fact that the accusation is true would indeed work to prevent him from confronting my "outrageous views" as his repeatedly bringing them up would risk exposure (and the consensus Wordforge policy of permabanning).

    Thus, by avoiding the subject and admitting that he is avoiding the subject because of fear of the accusation, Rick is effectively admitting that the initial accusation that he contacted my principal was accurate.
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    I'm not avoiding the subject, you lazy-eyed psycho. I'm saying that you're trying to force me to avoid it, by making your supposed "apology" contingent on my doing so.
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    Rick hasn't stopped confronting your outrageous views, therefore, he isn't afraid of anything you have to say.

    You, however, counter all his confrontations with an accusation for which you've already apologized.
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    I don't recall Dayton providing personal information of his lazy eye on wordforge. Did he say this prior to Feb 2008?

    ;)
  20. Dayton Kitchens

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    A distinction without a difference Henry.
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    There's a very big difference. And by the ridiculous logic that you've now conconted, I'm guilty either way.

    But I'm past caring about your fantasising. I have not, and am not, going to stop calling you out on the fact that you openly support terrorism.
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  22. Dayton Kitchens

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    And you would be lying.

    But then again, for a sanctimonous foreign URDH who contacted a persons employer, I would expect nothing less.
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    On the Dayton is a dickhead scale, this isn't as bad as beating your wife, but it's not real good.
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  24. Dayton Kitchens

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    Ah yes, bringing up something from a decade ago an making worst possible inference.

    You know those worthless clowns at the TrekBBS didn't dither on about that.

    Interesting to note that some of the people here are in fact INFERIOR to the TrekBBS members.
  25. His Grace Faceman the Duke of Wordforge

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    Dayton, we all contacted your employer. Every single one of us.

    We all got together on Havenbbs and said, geez, let's teach this fucker a lesson and save our youth from being "educated" by him.

    After several drafts of emails, we finally agreed upon the best one. We even gave it a name, though by telling you the name it would reveal too much personal information. We found that ironic.

    And then we all, collectively, sent the email to your principal and awaited the response. And there was a response. And it was good.

    And we rejoiced in the trouble we had caused.

    But...for the record...RickDeckard was not invited into this secret cabal so he had nothing to do with it. :shrug: Sorry Rick for all the trouble this has caused you.

    But if you want to know who contributed the most to that situation so as to know where to lay blame I'll tell you.

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  26. Dayton Kitchens

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    Can you post a link so I can verify this?

    If so then I can reconstitute my apology to Rick.
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    I'm sure Faceman doesn't know how to post links.
  28. Dayton Kitchens

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    IIRC, back when I could not post links I sent requests to fellow members and ask that they do it for me.

    People, even political enemies, can be surprisingly helpful when you are polite to them.
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  29. His Grace Faceman the Duke of Wordforge

    His Grace Faceman the Duke of Wordforge Keeping a Stiff Upper Lip

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    It was too long ago for me to remember. I got a new computer so I lost my file of "Trolling Greatest Hits" last spring. Sorry.
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    I honestly can't tell if Dayton is a troll or just a highly functioning retard. :marathon:
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