[ILUG-Social] RE: [ILUG] Re:[OT] Commission seeks views on pr ivacy legislation
bscanlan at irish-times.com
Mon Jul 1 12:54:42 IST 2002
On Mon, Jul 01, 2002 at 12:57:43PM +0100, Brian O'Donoghue wrote:
Type Agenda 2000 into google!
> I don't speak for RTE, I merely quote it's news service
I didn't see any quotes or referances. Paraphrasing news organisations
to back up a point is of little use when dealing with matters dealing
with actual facts.
> Ordinarily you're right I wouldn't believe state sponsored politico big
> brother institutions if they said water was wet, however for the purposes of
> frivilous conversation on a mailing list the quoting of Radio Telefis
> Eireann would suffice as a reasonable body to use for information in my
> book, but perhaps not for you, but in actuallity that is your issue not
The "quote" was either incorrect or the person "quoted" was incorrect.
Tip: If somebody disputes a fact in a point you're making, look the fact
up on the web if possible. It really wasn't hard to find out what the
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