Posted January 3, 2007 by Dave Winer in Scripting News. 5 Comments
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I would say “declined to comment” instead of refused. Sounds so much more dignified.
Posted by Ryan on January 3, 2007 at 11:10 pm
Dave, Jessica is a great reporter, has enough integrity in one fingernail for the whole profession. I know because I have worked with her. You should comment. We’re not all one big monolith.
Posted by Ryan on January 3, 2007 at 11:13 pm
Maybe you were joking?? I may have misplaced my sense of humor today ;->
Posted by Ryan on January 3, 2007 at 11:16 pm
PPS I respect your right not to comment, maybe consider it though.
Posted by vanni on January 4, 2007 at 8:37 am
re: Mr Autrey. Nothing less than a true act of selfless altruism. a true hero in the claassic sense. And an Autrey to boot!
Posted by Michael Markman on January 5, 2007 at 11:35 am
“Declined” to comment is more than just “more dignified.” It’s more gracious. It sounds like you politely declining to accept a second helping of desert rather than rudely rejecting an advance. It has the air of “Thanks, but no thanks.”
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