Date: 11/14/17 4:52 am
From: Lisa Potash <lisapotash6...>
Subject: Re: [JERSEYBI] Recent Yong Kong remark
Dear JB'ers,

I appreciate people taking the time to post pictures, rarities, and the
more "ordinary" happenings of our feathered friends.
I learn a lot from JB - especially when issues of ID arise.

thank you,
Lisa Potash
Oakland

On Tue, Nov 14, 2017 at 12:39 AM, BRANDON REO <brwelding...> wrote:

> Keep them coming!
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> > On Nov 13, 2017, at 8:12 PM, Michael Perlin <mlperlin...> wrote:
> >
> > Bernie & Yong, Ignore them. If they want to skip your posts, they can.
> >
> > It has always amazed me how hobbyists do exactly the same thing no matter
> > what the hobby. I am a serious Bob Dylan fan, and there are similar
> hostile
> > posts on the fora there. If i were still a serious stamp collector, I am
> > sure I would find them there as well. The few times I check in on the
> opera
> > fora, ditto. Something about hobbies that brings this out in some people.
> > (I was actually once bullied off of a Dylan forum on Facebook, and the
> > bully-er was eventually kicked off FB in response, and that, I guess was
> > satisfying).
> >
> > So, again, ignore them and post away. I was unable to do much birding
> from
> > April-October b/c of some fairly serious knee problems (thank goodness,
> > resolved by surgery) so I became more dependent on this list than ever
> > before. And it gave/gives me great pleasure...
> >
> > Best to all, Michael
> >
> >> On Mon, Nov 13, 2017 at 7:41 PM, B.G. Sloan <bgsloan3...> wrote:
> >>
> >> Yong Kong recently said he received the following comment in response
> >> to one of his JERSEYBI posts:
> >>
> >> *Your headlines are bait to get folks to look at your 'not very good
> >> photos on Flickr'"
> >>
> >> I can relate to that, and it's probably the main reason I don't post
> >> much to JERSEYBI anymore. There are a few trolls on the list who can't
> >> wait to privately jump on some folks who they think post too
> >> frequently. At one time in the past someone told me that the only
> >> person who was worse than me was Yong Kong. :-)
> >>
> >> I'm pretty thick-skinned, but at some point I get tired of a few
> >> people privately "calling BS" on me. :-)
> >>
> >> Bernie Sloan
> >> Highland Park
> >>
> >>
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> >>
> >
> >
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>
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