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Re: [WestMichiganHams] Re: Going Postal

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  • k8mhz@k8mhz.com
    So nobody noticed the suffix, PS.....Postal Service??? Just think if he was a 4 lander. Not 4 Postal Service. The call now belongs to a guy in MS. I wonder
    Message 1 of 3 , Nov 8, 2009
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      So nobody noticed the suffix, PS.....Postal Service???  Just think if he was a 4 lander.  Not 4 Postal Service.
       
      The call now belongs to a guy in MS.  I wonder if he knows the history of the call.
       
      As far as 'infamous', I wonder if anyone has put together a list of infamous hams.
       
       
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: ke8fo
      Sent: Sunday, November 08, 2009 09:38
      Subject: [WestMichiganHams] Re: Going Postal

       

      Maybe N5PS would be under "INfamous."

      --- In WestMichiganHams@ yahoogroups. com, <k8mhz@...> wrote:
      >
      > In light of the Ft. Hood debaucher, one of the hams on QRZ brought up a story from the past.
      >
      > It seems that one Patrick Sherill, N5PS, was the first of the post office workers to go on a killing spree.
      >
      > Interesting to know that the phrase 'going postal' was coined after a rash of incidents with first one being a ham. I don't see Patrick Sherill's name on any 'famous ham' lists.
      >
      > http://forums. qrz.com/showthre ad.php?t= 224556
      >
      > http://en.wikipedia .org/wiki/ Patrick_Sherrill
      >
      > 73
      >
      > Mark K8MHZ
      >

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