Klarinet Archive - Posting 000485.txt from 1998/03
From: Jennifer Rose McKenna <jrm0013@-----.edu>
Subj: Re: Re Garrett Martin and the Ring
Date: Sat, 7 Mar 1998 21:52:11 -0500
you have some nerve....
university of north texas
music ed major/clarinet concentration
On Sat, 7 Mar 1998, Gene Nibbelin wrote:
> Ed Lacy and All -
> I got about the response that I expected. I realize that musicians and
> artists in general are of the liberal persuasion. However, if you think
> that I am disgusted with the morals of the present administration, it is
> NOTHING to what I would be if Clinton were a Conservative or Republican.
> And don't bring up Nixon - I would have impeached him for putting on price
> controls, but many of you out there are too young to remember those days.
> And, my comment wasn't too out of line for klarinet. After all he is a
> Lighten up, you liberals, I just couldn't resist pointing out some of the
> similarities that came to mind.
> Actually, I have said many times that Wagner was a great composer (not the
> greatest by any means) but he was a despicable human being worthy only of
> everyone's scorn.
> Also, members please notice, I have not stooped to the liberal tactic of
> personally attacking anyone of you list members. Shame on YOU - you are
> trampling on my First Admendment rights.
> That's enough of this.
> Gene Nibbelin
> > From: Edwin V. Lacy <el2@-----.edu>
> > To: klarinet@-----.us
> > Subject: Re: Re Garrett Martin and the Ring
> > Date: Saturday, March 07, 1998 5:18 PM
> > (Please note: this message is being sent to you privately rather than to
> > the list.)
> > On Sat, 7 Mar 1998, Gene Nibbelin wrote:
> > > I don't want to start a political debate - but the thought crossed my
> > > mind as I read Dan's excellent summary of Wagner's lack of character --
> > > does this remind any of you of someone currently on the scene at 1600
> > > Pennsylvania Ave.?
> > I don't appreciate you using the clarinet list for your extremist
> > political views. Go find another list where you can join your fellow
> > bigots and congratulate each other on your mutual stupidity.
> > Ed Lacy
> > el2@-----.edu