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Concerning the Ethiers and Blackmail

Discussion in 'General Scientology Discussion' started by Tanstaafl, Apr 8, 2011.

  1. Voltaire's Child

    Voltaire's Child Fool on the Hill

    Plus, Arnie Lerma used to have one. Before it tanked or whatever and he removed it.
  2. Ladybird

    Ladybird Silver Meritorious Patron

    It's all still there and archived on Arnies home page.

    I am really curious why you want to keep bringing up the past and painting yourself as a victim?

    Carpe Diem! Seize the day!
  3. Voltaire's Child

    Voltaire's Child Fool on the Hill


    Oh, ok, because the old URLs were broken and it didn't come up with any of them.

    I'm curious as to whom the above comment is directed to since I'd not mentioned myself in the post you quoted, and, indeed, have said things completely contrary to that in this thread. Nor, of course, do I consider or paint myself to be a victim. I consider myself to be exactly what I am. An extremely aggressive, brilliant and beautiful woman (albeit with a somewhat funny face) and I endeavor to post from that standpoint insofar as it is is possible.

    So, I conclude that you must have meant that question for another contributor.
  4. Voltaire's Child

    Voltaire's Child Fool on the Hill

    Just went on the homepage. Did see a nice list of critical fora, but not the one to which I was referring which used to have the url of Nor do any of the links work. I assumed Arnie took it down. Maybe it is archived some where. I don't see it on his homepage, though.

    Anyway, that forum, when it was up, did not allow any Scn'ists or pro Scn'ist to post to it.

    People should be able to have whatever subject matter they want to in their fora.
  5. Ladybird

    Ladybird Silver Meritorious Patron



    I guess it is my problem. Sometimes people just don't "get" me or maybe I don't "get" them. I wonder sometimes if that has to do with the fact that you can't "get" sound or video at public librarys or most work stations?

  6. more of the same

    sounds like the tail wags the dog at terril's forum
  7. Ladybird

    Ladybird Silver Meritorious Patron

    I am just kidding Fluffy! OMG you are irresistable!

    There is nothing like a little self-righteous indignation to get my funny-bone in gear!

    I do hope you know I value a worthy opponent. You have certainly been one! Now can't we all be friends?

    :pillowfight::duck::offtopic::flamewar: :drama2::runaround:

    Last edited: Apr 11, 2011
  8. hartley

    hartley Patron with Honors

    /me hastily hides the Klingon dictionary on his bookshelf. Also, I am a serious Science Fiction fan not a Trekker, and only my avatars in online games dress up.
  9. hartley

    hartley Patron with Honors

    ARS FAQ maintainer here:

    An organisation called Deja Vu used to archive Usenet. It was taken over by Google, who generously maintain the archive to this day.

    Google integrated Usenet with its own Groups system, and if accessed via Google they look the same. However Usenet is NOT run by Google, or indeed anyone, it is an unarchived, synchronised database stored on a number of computers worldwide that deletes old entries automatically, typically after a month or two.

    If you want get off the Google Archive, contact Google and they will take off posts. If anyone else is archiving Usenet, your post lives on somewhere!

    The cult and other assorted nutters have never understood this, poor Eva Paquette frequently demanded that Homer Smith remove ARS posts from lightlink, his Usenet server that carries ARS for free. He would simply wait a few days and then tell her "it's gone". :)
    Last edited: Apr 11, 2011
  10. AnonyMary

    AnonyMary Formerly Fooled - Finally Free

    Thanks, Hartley. Nice to see you posting here again... :)
  11. Mark A. Baker

    Mark A. Baker Sponsor

    So you admit you unsubscribed Lyn, NOT because of her behavior on YOUR forum but because of her behavior on HER OWN! :omg:

    Jeezus F#cking Christ, BB. My opinion of you is dropping right through the f#cking toilet. You really are a ...fill in favorite denigratory term ... . :no:

    Clearly the last brain cell has been drowned in a bath of alcohol. :bigcry:

    Mark A. Baker
  12. fortymarriedandbalding

    fortymarriedandbalding Patron with Honors

    Hit the nail on the head there - DM has nothing to do with the failings of the tech. If anything he is the result of them.
  13. Emma

    Emma Con te partirĂ² Administrator

    Mark, have you read the latest postings on Terrils list?

    Dexter is putting folks on "moderated status" because they dared to comment unfavorably about C Ethiers threats. Then he demands to know the identity of these posters before they are allowed to post again!

    My posts are being deleted almost as soon as they are posted. I guess that's one way of getting around banning me :)

    Has Dexter lost his tiny mind or has he always had these gross double standards?
  14. Mark A. Baker

    Mark A. Baker Sponsor

    No. I got fed up with TPs failure to abide by his own rules some months back. The board had deteriorated greatly in quality over the last year, so this wasn't exactly a wrench. TP is largely responsible. He's made some unbelievably bad decisions. Of course, he's also had a lot of 'help' from 'friends'. :eyeroll: No way to know if it has anything to do with the osa, but in this case I have no particular reason to believe they are involved. This mess has all the earmarks of being 'homegrown'.

    Thus, I've stopped reading the board for the present. Judging by the crap that comes filtering out via other channels it was clearly a wise move. They may yet clean up their act, in which case I'd be open to a return. Until then, thanks but no thanks. :no:

    Mark A. Baker
  15. Freeminds

    Freeminds Bitter defrocked apostate

    Let's get back on topic...


    (Proving that you can have too much of a good thing.)
  16. Mick Wenlock

    Mick Wenlock Admin Emeritus (retired)

    well I am drinking my tea from a Babylon 5 mug...
  17. ClearWater

    ClearWater Patron

    So the ethier chick has now said she didnt write that e-mail attempting to blackmail tanstaafl? Seems the thread has gotten a little off topic and now its about Terrils crazy shit.
  18. Infinite

    Infinite Troublesome Internet Fringe Dweller

  19. AnonyMary

    AnonyMary Formerly Fooled - Finally Free

    I don't know where you got that idea.
  20. Voltaire's Child

    Voltaire's Child Fool on the Hill

    I think you mean Deja News, sweetie. And yes, they did a way better job archiving that does Google Groups. Plus, GoogleGroups revamped their process at least once if not more and they suck ass.

    One other thing Homer did was just keep posts one day on his fora. It was because some idiot kept posting OTIII stuff.