SailNet Community - View Single Post - Practical Sailor
View Single Post
  #24  
Old 01-04-2011
chall03's Avatar
chall03 chall03 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Sydney
Posts: 1,498
Thanks: 13
Thanked 20 Times in 17 Posts
Rep Power: 12
chall03 will become famous soon enough
'Pommy' is a slang term used alot here in Australia.... meaning something is British. It derives from POM ( prisoner of Mother England).

Quote:
Originally Posted by coreywoodworking View Post
This thread starts out functionally enough, a member asking about PS ratings on running rigging. But then it slides into a personal conversation between three, one of whom is a moderator. Isn't the the realm of private messages?

That's what killed the first Sailnet. Lots of good questions, lots of good replies, but then an occasional few, glued to their keyboards (like the Telstar 28) chatting with their buddies, and generating more messages than real sail content.
Someone was having a fun and happy New Years Eve
__________________
'Life is either a daring adventure or nothing' - Helen Keller



To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook