Re: [albanach] Re: police procedures/jail
- That is fair enough. And easy enough since medieval topics are the main
interests of the group.
Quoting "Matthew A. C. Newsome" <macnewsome@...>:
> On 3/30/07, Shelton Browder <ebrowder@...> wrote:Shel
> > .
> > Is it OK to ask an out of period question with a request for off-list
> > answers?
> > That works well on another list I belong to.
> Goodness knows I moderate this list pretty loosely. I'm not about to bring
> the hammer down on anyway. Just keep in mind that this list's stated
> purpose is for discussion of medieval Scotland, and those who sign up for
> the list are doing so because that's the kind of email they want to recieve
> in their inbox. Any posts not on topic are posts that all the many list
> subscribers didn't ask for. So let's please keep it to a minimum.
> I'd say the infrequent off-topic post isn't worth worrying about -- I'd just
> ask that you perhaps preface the subject line with "Off-topic" and keep it
> at least semi-relavant to the interest of the list. Something like that
> every now and then isn't the end of the world. But I just wouldn't want to
> see it getting to be a regular occurance.
> Matthew A. C. Newsome, FSA Scot
> Curator of the Scottish Tartans Museum
> Member of the Guild of Tartan Scholars
> Homepage: http://www.albanach.org
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