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6788Re: [midatlanticretro] A new MARCH idea...

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  • B. Degnan
    Dec 28, 2007
      A February meeting of March?

      At 02:00 PM 12/28/2007 -0500, you wrote:
      > > In theory, we could even have a special bin for "MARCH Miscellaneous"
      > > .... magazines, software, game cartridges, even the occasional whole
      > > computer!
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      >I think this idea got rejected, if I read the flow correctly, I'll just say
      >that the idea of trading things (things = things, books) amongst ourselves
      >(selves = MARCH) first is always a motivation, soas to both get more And
      >give more, and ultimately see that that the area of interest gets served.
      >I'd be perfectly willing to submit lists of wanted and available things to
      >an us-only craigslist sort of thing... either with the books separated or
      >without.
      >
      >Switching topics a bit, the world energy situation does make me drive my 20
      >mpg beast less, and look towards electronically coordinated exchanges (IE
      >the us-only craigslist) as part of the solution. And much appreciation for
      >that coordinated collection of people called a Swapmeet. Ours could
      >potentially have everything logically exchanged in the weeks before the
      >physical exchange. Just the thing when moving those 200 lb systems in your
      >economy car.
      >
      >I see no complicated infrastructure, just a few days picked for infoAge
      >gatherings to work/paint/pizza/whatever with the swapping done discretely
      >during the day/weekend.
      >
      >John A.
      >I'll say it: Merry Christmas
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