I got a great laugh out of this. Thank you for being so
—Tom Morris, chairman of the Miami Hamfest / Tropical
I'm looking at this email, wondering what is this person
talking about? Is this some type of spam? That's the
entire email. But no, it turns out that Tom Morris is
the Chairman of the Miami Hamfest and he was commenting on a comment I made eleven years ago (and
it's been seven years since I last
attended the Miami Hamfest).
year's show looks to be interesting, what with part of the emphasis on
“alternative energy” and my interest in fringe science (I find it
facinating, not necessarily because I believe in it but because I find it
highly amusing). I'll have to check it out next year.
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