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Re: Re: Using Professional Titles on Amsat-bb




Oh yeah! I totally agree!

Thanks for all the great work!

  Claudio
  CT3KD

On Mon, 27 Nov 2000, Woody wrote:

> Hi Dr. Mills:
> 
> I agree fully with everything that Jon wrote, especially: "You have earned the
> right to put whatever you want after your name including "Satellite God.""
> 
> Thanks for everything that you have done for the thousands of Hams around the
> world.
> 
> 73,
> 
> Woody
> KJ4SO
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jon Ogden" <na9d@mindspring.com>
> To: "Stacey E. Mills, M.D." <w4sm@cstone.net>; "James R.La Frieda"
> <lafrieda@earthlink.net>
> Cc: "Amsat Bulletin Board" <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
> Sent: Monday, November 27, 2000 0:03 AM
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Re: Using Professional Titles on Amsat-bb
> 
> 
> > on 11/26/00 10:08 PM, Stacey E. Mills, M.D. at w4sm@cstone.net wrote:
> >
> > >> Have a question for all of you:  Do you call CQ or answer a call using
> your
> > >> professional titles ?
> > >
> > > Gee, there's nothing I enjoy better than spending four days slaving over
> > > AO-40 only to get called on the carpet on the amsat-bb.
> >
> > Stacey,
> >
> > Some of us could care less if you have MD after your name!  I don't know
> > what crawled up this guy's shorts!
> >
> > Thank you for all the work you've put in to the bird and for getting it up
> > there and getting it working.  You have earned the right to put whatever you
> > want after your name including "Satellite God."
> >
> > Perhaps once this guy helps build a satellite, helps test it, helps launch
> > it and helps commission it, and puts in a lot of time and money of his own,
> > then perhaps then he can complain about people's names or titles.
> >
> > >
> > > Do you really think that all I do is send e-mails to ham sites???
> > > Look at the signature file accompanying the e-mail.  That's where I try to
> > > express my status.
> >
> > Some hams have no other life.
> >
> > >
> > > My title appears in my e-mail address because it's in my "personality"
> > > setup in Eudora.  Sorry, but I use this mailer for a lot of my
> professional
> > > work and I'm not going to repeatedly change personality settings just to
> > > suit you.  I do try to change signature files accordingly, but some times
> I
> > > even forget that..
> >
> > Don't change it.  Big deal.  You earned your title.  And it's appropriate
> > that anyone addressing you call you Dr. Mills.
> >
> > Thanks for ALL your hard work and thanks to the rest of the control team!
> > WELL DONE!
> >
> >
> > 73,
> >
> > Jon
> > NA9D
> >
> > -------------------------------------
> > Jon Ogden
> > NA9D (ex: KE9NA)
> >
> > Member:  ARRL, AMSAT, DXCC, NRA
> >
> > http://www.qsl.net/ke9na
> >
> > "A life lived in fear is a life half lived."
> >
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