Keith Moore wrote:
however, I have seen a couple of occasions where I believe that
a 'moderator' acted inappropriately in filtering messages that
came from non-subscribers but were arguably on-topic for the lists.
So the non-subscriber subscribed, and their posts went through okay,
right? (If not, and the moderator was in fact filtering all posts
to the mailing list in question, then this example is a red-herring.)
Gas tanks explode - we ban cars?
Cigarette butts cause fires - we ban cigarettes?
Moderators go loopy sometimes - we ban subscribe-before-post
You got me there, guv! I concede.