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Re: Theos-World New Wheaton Mission Statement?

Sep 12, 2006 06:41 PM
by Cass Silva

As far as I am concerned they are only looking for fame and noteriety.  If something isn't broken, don't fix it.

Cass wrote:                                   
 In a message dated 9/12/2006 7:28:48 AM Central Standard Time, writes:
 I find  it 
 very disappointing that the TS in America 
 has edited this very  important attempt 
 out of its 'mission statement' and hope 
 they will  change things soon.
 It sounds like they took one of my jokes too seriously!
 Those of us who have been around for a while probably remember the great  
 "brotherhood" fight back in the '90s.  There was some talk of changing the  
 wording of the First Object which created such a stir that two board members  
 actually threatened to leave the Society if they did.  (I never did learn  which 
 Anyway, at convention, somebody got the bright idea of having people  discuss 
 this matter and the discussion got very very very heated, to the point  where 
 some of us feared that a fistfight might break out over brotherhood.   Well, 
 sometimes the only way to toss a salad is with a hand grenade so I threw  one, 
 saying, "Why don't we just get rid of the Three Objects."
 That so shocked everyone that they stopped fighting and went back to being  a 
 But I never dreamt that they would ACTUALLY DO IT!
 Chuck the Heretic
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