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August 1996, Week 2


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"David L. Ezell" <[log in to unmask]>
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Film and TV Studies Discussion List <[log in to unmask]>
Sat, 10 Aug 1996 01:56:50 -0400
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>Don'cha think it's funny that Jeremy goes on holiday and
>stops moderating the group - and we all start *talking*
>to each other rather than using this place as somewhere to
>lob questions?
>I think it's great!
Nothing against Jeremy (I would not want his job), but I have to agree with
Morgan that the spirit of our group has changed in this unmonitored format.
I have been a member of this group since October 1995, and have become
sick of the endless queries by somebody doing a term paper on some tedious
film topic, mostly info that could be gathered on the Internet Movie
Database or any decent reference book.
However, I do see the need for a moderator (I do not want any more offers
to make $10,000 at home).  Any ideas on a happy medium?  Something to make
the group more conversational in tone, but screen out all the "junk
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