Re: a holiday gift from Robert Morris

Michael Cherry (
10 Nov 88 04:14:30 GMT

In article <> > kovar@husc4.UUCP (David Kovar) writes:
>In article <10791@dartvax.Dartmouth.EDU> (Jim Matthews) writes:
>>We can argue about the advisability of what he did, but I urge you to
>>resist the temptation to pigeon-hole someone you don't know on the basis
>>of fragmentary information.
>If at all possible, punish RTM to the fullest extent of the law. It may
>be more than he deserves but unfortunately (?) someone must set the
>example and show that such anti-social activities are not acceptable.

It is difficult to agree however it is analogous to a brilliant University
Molecular Biologist experimenting on a biological virus but through
inadequate precautions results in a large number of dogs in North America
becoming infected. The released virus could be completely harmless - but
I don't think this country would want or should allow this act to go
completely unpunished.

Mike Cherry
Systems Analyst
J. Michael Cherry Systems Analyst/Manager Department of Molecular Biology Wellman 9, Mass General Hospital
cherry%mgh-coffee@husc6.bitnet Boston, MA 02114 (617) 726-5955

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