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Apologies for Recent Meltdown Regarding TechDude
The Greater Evil ^ | 08/10/08 | Polarik

Posted on 08/10/2008 10:41:26 AM PDT by Polarik

I requested to have my original post to be pulled, in case you were looking for it. In its place I'd like to offer an apology.

I sincerely apologize for the rather abrasive post I made regarding the work of another. It was out-of-character, and uncalled for.

It takes a real man to admit when he's made a mistake, and when he was wrong, and I would like to do just that.

I should have known that cracking on others is not the way to win friends and influence FReepers. I owe everyone here a debt of gratitude for sticking with me, and supporting my research.

There's a back story to all of these reports that should be told, but not by me. It would explain how I felt and why I overreacted, that is, if anyone was really interested to know.

Think for a moment what it would be like for you to spend two months and hundreds of hours on a discovery that you made, only to have it snatched away without any acknowledgments to it. Not on here, mind you, because FReepers know how to make them.

I'm a bit discouraged by how things have turned out. Nevertheless, I do have legitimate gripes against others, but those gripes should never be aired in a public forum.

And I promise you that it will never happen again.

I am still committed to the cause, to see that Obama never steps one foot into the White House. That is a lot more important than receiving any accolades that might help this process along.

Thanks for listening.

Ron Polarik


TOPICS: Government; Politics; Reference; Society
KEYWORDS: apology; birthcertificate; certifigate; certigate; colbaquiddic; forgery; obama; obamatruthfile; techdude
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1 posted on 08/10/2008 10:41:27 AM PDT by Polarik
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To: Polarik

no worries. you’re still welcome here as far as I’m concerned.


2 posted on 08/10/2008 10:46:52 AM PDT by Libertarian4Bush (McCain concedes American Idol to Obama, moves on to presidential election)
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To: Polarik
takes a real man to admit when he's made a mistake, and when he was wrong, and I would like to do just that.

you should be a politician.

3 posted on 08/10/2008 10:48:03 AM PDT by the invisib1e hand
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To: Polarik

Hey Ron,

Apology accepted......don’t sweat it. You did the right thing with this thread.

And I, for one, am glad you are putting Hussein under your microscope.

Cheers!


4 posted on 08/10/2008 10:49:03 AM PDT by EggsAckley ( "the difference between Obama and Osama is just a little b.s.")
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To: Polarik
Ok, say four Hail Marys and three hundred and eighty six Our Fathers.
5 posted on 08/10/2008 10:49:08 AM PDT by Krankor (N)
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To: Polarik

We all have our bad days. I snapped at a sales clerk this morning and I was on my way to Sunday School and Church!


6 posted on 08/10/2008 10:52:05 AM PDT by proudofthesouth (Homosexuality IS a choice! There isn't any biological reason for it. They CHOOSE to be that way!)
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To: Polarik
It takes a real man to admit when he's made a mistake, and when he was wrong, and I would like to do just that.

There's that modesty again.

7 posted on 08/10/2008 10:55:11 AM PDT by jennyjenny
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To: jennyjenny

{{{grin}}}


8 posted on 08/10/2008 10:58:18 AM PDT by DCPatriot ("It aint what you don't know that kills you. It's what you know that aint so" Theodore Sturgeon))
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To: Polarik

Anyone who fails to credit you is in the wrong. You were the first to call attention to the forgery.

I didn’t see the post but I know one thing: this fraud might never have been outed had it not been for your sharp eye. Please stick around.


9 posted on 08/10/2008 11:13:46 AM PDT by freespirited ("With friends like Obama, who needs Al-Qaeda?" -- Clinton supporter on FOX News)
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To: Polarik
It takes a real man to admit when he's made a mistake, and when he was wrong, and I would like to do just that.

Oh the humility. lmao

10 posted on 08/10/2008 11:16:37 AM PDT by Snurple
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To: Polarik

is this known as a modified limited hangout opus?


11 posted on 08/10/2008 11:27:49 AM PDT by vbmoneyspender
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To: Polarik
I don't know what you are talking about but I'm having a cup of coffee with Tiramisu Liquid Coffee Mate and it is really good.
12 posted on 08/10/2008 11:35:03 AM PDT by A knight without armor
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To: A knight without armor
Have you ever tried sugar free DaVinci flavored syrup in your coffee? To die for!
13 posted on 08/10/2008 11:43:57 AM PDT by jennyjenny
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To: proudofthesouth

A customer ripped my head off on Wednesday, ruining most of my day, due to a situation over which I had no control.

He told me he would see me on Friday, so my Friday morning kind of sucked as well, as I didn’t know when to expect him, but I knew ‘what’ to expect.

When he arrived, he immediately apologized for his behaviour with me on Wed.

That simple act lifted a ton of weight and stress off my shoulders.

I yelled at a manager once, a few years ago, in frustration, and then made a special point of stopping to apologize.
She said I had made her day, as she couldn’t understand why I was so angry at her.
I felt much better, too.

:-)


14 posted on 08/10/2008 11:45:13 AM PDT by fanfan (SCC:Canadians have constitutional protection to all opinions, as long as they are based on the facts)
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To: A knight without armor
I don't know what you are talking about but I'm having a cup of coffee with Tiramisu Liquid Coffee Mate and it is really good.

Funny you should mention it. I had Tiramisu-flavored coffee for breakfast!

15 posted on 08/10/2008 11:51:51 AM PDT by Polarik ("The Greater Evil")
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No, but I’ll have to now! Their website looks great!


16 posted on 08/10/2008 12:09:18 PM PDT by A knight without armor
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To: Polarik; A knight without armor

Well now I need to try Tiramisu-flavored coffee. Adding it to my shopping list.


17 posted on 08/10/2008 12:29:39 PM PDT by Calpernia (Hunters Rangers - Raising the Bar of Integrity http://www.barofintegrity.us)
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To: Polarik

Ok.


18 posted on 08/10/2008 12:33:05 PM PDT by wtc911 ("How you gonna get back down that hill?")
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To: Polarik

Not a problem.

One thing I’ve learned in my 9 years here is when to back away.

Certain threads — certain directions — replies that would be delicious to post keep echoing in my head for days after I read certain things — but I’ve learned, from being burned like you felt, when to just start over scanning threads.

Anybody still here after a few years has learned that. Or been banned.


19 posted on 08/10/2008 12:41:53 PM PDT by Sundog (Hussein . . . B. Hussein or S. Hussein?)
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To: Polarik; A knight without armor; Calpernia

I didn’t read that post, but who cares. A good jumping up and down rant is good for the soul.

I’m not a coffee drinker, but how would a good big splash of coffee liquor like Kahlua taste in your coffees?


20 posted on 08/10/2008 1:46:35 PM PDT by Gatún(CraigIsaMangoTreeLawyer)
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