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If you don't know what this is about, don't worry. [Oct. 5th, 2009|09:21 pm]
Douglas Spencer
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In order to dispel any doubt that there may be over my opinion on the matter:

Firstly, It's my firm belief that the correct response of a convention committee hearing criticism of their convention, or its current or previous committees, is to prove those critics wrong by running a great event.

Secondly, it seems to me that banning your critic from your event, refusing to enter into any online discussion on the matter, and refusing to discuss it with any other persons, seems (on the face of it) to be a little odd.

Thirdly and finally, I'm trying to remember any occasion when a committee has banned a critic and then refused to discuss it, and then gone on to find that their public image has improved in any way. No success yet.

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[User Picture]From: pierre_fermat
2009-10-06 05:50 pm (UTC)
Brophy has shot himself in the foot so many times in so few posts that he has no foot left. The Committee have thrown more shit at their own convention than Slovobooks or anyone else has ever done; and more of it has stuck than Slovobooks or anyone else could ever have achieved, had they wanted to try.

Extraordinary farce.
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