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Grow. The. Hell. Up.

By Andrew Pollack on 07/20/2009 at 10:44 PM EDT

You know who you are. All of you. On all sides. You are behaving like stupid, spoiled children. You're not winning people over to your sides, you're turning people off and reducing the chances that anyone who's watching will ever want to do business with you.

Enough said.


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AmenBy Bruce Elgort on 07/20/2009 at 11:05 PM EDT
Amen....
re: Grow. The. Hell. Up.By Gab Davis on 07/21/2009 at 04:21 AM EDT
I agree completely Andrew - it's puerile, depressing and frankly I don't
appreciate being dragged into other people's fights even peripherally. I've
got work to do.

I think it's safe to say your point has been missed by those who should heed it
the most though
re: Grow. The. Hell. Up.By Charles Robinson on 07/21/2009 at 09:11 AM EDT
I'm glad I'm not involved, even peripherally. I wouldn't want my name anywhere
near this debacle.
re: Grow. The. Hell. Up.By Susan Bulloch on 07/21/2009 at 10:30 AM EDT
I'm not following the drama around openntf, but it does seem like a really good
time for an application of Rule #6 all around doesn't it? I like your
particular spin of this rule, Andrew. The comic strip Shoe once offered the 3
Up Self-Improvement program: Shut up, Grow Up and Lighten Up
re: Grow. The. Hell. Up.By Lars Berntrop-Bos on 07/21/2009 at 04:58 PM EDT
Amen indeed.


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