[Members] Minutes of annual XSF meeting 2010-10-25

jehan at zemarmot.net jehan at zemarmot.net
Sat Oct 30 00:34:24 CST 2010


Hi,

On Fri, 29 Oct 2010 21:07:20 -0400, bear <bear42 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 29, 2010 at 19:58,  <jehan at zemarmot.net> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> On Fri, 29 Oct 2010 18:18:58 -0400, bear <bear42 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Jehan,
>>>
>>> I think we would love that kind of help - why don't you draft what the
>>> post would be so we can use it as your "review" :) and I will post it.
>>>
>>
>> Ok. I wrote this, hope this is ok:
> 
> I like it overall, the only comment I would make is that since this is
> a more formal meeting minutes announcement, you may want to remove
> some of the more light-hearted prose - but I will wait for anyone else
> to chime in as I may be in the minority.
 
I thought about this and hesitated, but finally chose for the
"light-hearted" way. Indeed, do we absolutely have to be all formal all
the time? Do we really think that "looking" serious and annoying make
the XSF's job "look" more serious as well? Or can't we show we are also
the human being that we are? I don't think that jokes harm in any way
the quality of our job.

> But yes, great first draft - i'll reread it after dinner for anything
> I missed in my initial quick look.

Ok.
Anyway same as you, I will simply listen the opinion of the majority.
Bye. :-)

Jehan


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