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Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Fredericton, NB, Canada
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Privacy or inordinate paranoia
Privacy or inordinate paranoia?
I was just reading a post by a sailnetter asking where to find something. I happened to have an extra and thought I would offer it to them. I went to their profile to see where they live and the profile was empty.
Now, I can understand why you would not want to put your street address, city, postal code, social insurance number, addresses of your grand children, but you general geographic location?
Give me a break.
Oh well - there certainly is an overwhelming culture of fear among a very large segment of the population.
Just my morning observation after only one cup of coffee.
(Just got back from visiting my friend who is a fireman - so I have my flame retardant suit on)
(Fredericton, NB, Canada - like, just go to Maine and turn east)
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